It’s an annual rite of passage for many high school rowing teams, the trip to and through Boston via the Charles River.
Each shell’s coxswain will face their biggest challenge, passing, calling a Power 10 and negotiating five bridges and turns along the way.
Here is the listing of the New York State High School entries to schedule your viewing time. Head of the Charles High School entries
More than 280 New York State entries, both college and scholastic will be heading to Shelton, Connecticut for the 2018 installment of the Head of the Housatonic.
The weather forecast is ideal, sunny, low humidity with a light breeze and temperatures in the 60s.
Row America Rye captured seven medals Saturday at the 20th annual Head of the Riverfront Regatta at Riverside Park in Hartford, Conn. hosted by Riverfront Recapture.
Tne New York State Rowing entry also took home three trophies from the event: The Discover RE Cup in the men’s 1st Junior 4+; the Greater Hartford Jaycees Bowl in the men’s 1st Junior 8+ and the Marfuggi Points Award going to Row America Rye.
Saugatuck Rowing Club also brought home medals for its five first-place finishes Saturday and also captured three trophies – the Guzman Bowl in the women’s 1st Junior 8+; the Reige Plate to the men’s junior novice 8+ and the Mowell Trophy in the women’s junior novice 8+.
Pelham Community Rowing Association claimed four medals on the day Saturday with Niskayuna Rowing also coming away with one medal.
Greenwich Crew 9 medals
Row America Rye 7 medals
Saugatuck RC 5 medals
Pelham Comunity RA 4 medals
Berkshire School 3 medals
Farmington Valley RA 3 medals
Pioneer Valley RC 3 medals
Riverfront Recapture 3 medals
WPI Crew 3 medals
UConn 3 medals
Holyoke Rows 2 medals
Rockland Rowing 2 medals
Trinity College 2 medals
Connecticut BC 1 medal
Great River Rowing 1 medal
King School 1 medal
Mystic River Rowing 1 medal
New York Athletic Club 1 medal
Niskayuna Rowing 1 medal
Noank RC 1 medal
Palm Beach RA 1 medal
Pettipaug Yacht Club 1 medal
Power 10 Indoor Rowing 1 medal
Row America Greenwich 1 medal
New York State Scholastic Rowing Association had 82 entries in this weekend’s Scholastic Rowing Association of America national championship regatta with 36 of those entries advancing to Saturday’s championship finals.
18 of those entries earned medals Saturday afternoon – Congrats to all.
The New York State Public High School Athletic Association has created its first-ever Coaches Appreciation Day today, a day athletes are encouraged to thank their coaches who have had an impact on their high school careers.
Beautiful weather for Mother’s Day not only brought out fast times from the competitors on Fish Creek, but Ashley Miller from WNYT in Albany was kind enough to drop by and grab some video for the nightly sportscast on NBC affiliate WNYT.
Last year Saratoga Rowing captured 18 medals and executive director Eric Catalano said that it may be hard to top that number, but the organization found a way, winning 22 medals at the New York State Scholastic Rowing Association regatta on Fish Creek.
Here’s a look at Monday’s story in The Saratogian.