Lindsay, O’Brien Earn All-America Recognition

Lindsay, O’Brien Earn All-America Recognition

Duo Helped Lead Varsity Eight To NCAA Grand Final

NEW HAVEN, Conn. – Two members of the Yale women's crew who helped the varsity eight reach the grand final at the NCAA Championship have been selected to the Collegiate Rowing Coaches Association Pocock All-America team. Junior Lily Lindsay was named to the first team, while senior Kate O'Brien earned second team recognition.

The following criteria was used to determine the All-America team:

  • Strength of finish of the institution's varsity eight within the country
  • Coach comments
  • 2k erg score

Both Lindsay and O'Brien earned All-America recognition for the first time in their careers.

Report filed by Tim Bennett (, Yale Sports Publicity