Sunday Head of the Fish results, tallies

There are some fish heads will be getting a few more miles on them after making their way from Lake Pulaski, down to Saratoga Lake and now throughout the Northeast and a lucky few into Canada (explain that at the border….).

The weather cooperated enough to get all the races in on Sunday for the junior divisions with Saratoga Rowing Association leading the way with 12 overall category wins followed by Greenwich Crew with seven, Niagara Falls with five, St. Catherines Rowing Club with four and Community Rowing Inc. with three.

Here are Sunday’s combined results, morning and afternoon rows: HOF 2018 Sunday results

Overall category winners
Saratoga Rowing 12
Greenwich Crew 7
Niagara Falls 5
St. Cathernines Rowing Club 4
Community Rowing Inc. 3
Narragansett Boat Club 3
Don Rowing Club 2
New Canaan Crew 2
Connecticut Boat Club 2
Niskayuna Rowing 1

Abbreviated Saturday Head of the Fish Results

Well, Mother Nature took umbrage to the annual last weekend of October regatta in Saratoga Springs. When grizzly, seasoned regatta director Chris Chase called the weather Saturday morning ‘miserable’ you knew it was bad.
With the wind gusts increasing heading into the afternoon, the second slate of racing was cancelled as it was chock full of small boat events.
Listed are the complete Sunday morning results courtesy of ‘Timing Princess’ Susan Pursmiska and her talented crew.
Saturday AM Head of the Fish

Four more years – From Fish Creek to BU

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Saratoga Rowing Association senior rowers Kathryn Grabowski (left) and Catharine Griskowitz (right) have rowed together for the past nine years and will both attend Boston University this fall as part of the women’s lightweight program.

They have been best friends since grade school, they learned to row together on Fish Creek and the success will continue for Saratoga Rowing Association seniors Kathryn Grabowski and Catharine Griskowitz who are both joining the Boston University lightweight program in the fall.

SRA’s Kathryn Grabowki and Catharine Griskowitz to attend BU

The duo have competed in almost every configuration of boats for SRA through the years and wanted to end their careers together in the double, winning a state title last weekend.

The two rowers, not college roommates (too much of a good thing), will look to continue their winning ways at nationals.

Full weekend results from #States

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The Saratoga Rowing Association bow four heading out for an early morning row on Fish Creek ahead of the NYSSRA championships.
Merged all the results from the weekend into one PDF, starting with Saturday’s time trials, into Saturday’s finals and into Sunday’s phenomenal championship finals.

2018 NYSSRA weekend results

Currently working on list of confirmed bids to SRAA’s, Youth Invite as well as this week’s competitors at Stotesbury Cup. So stay tuned.

Add to that weekend medal recap – 1-2-3 across the line only, too.

NYS Championships as seen on NBC-Albany WNYT

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.

Here’s Chris Onorato with the recap from the final two boys championship races Sunday afternoon.

Huge thanks to @Miller247Time on Twitter for stopping by and giving the sport coverage!

Saratoga Rowing nets 22 medals at states

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The Saratoga Rowing Association boys lightweight four of coxswain Ava Carollo, Evan Kimble, Benjamin Weatherwax , Soren Mercer and Thomas Burke row on Fish Creek prior to the NYSSRA championship regatta. They rowed to a bronze medal.
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.

Sunday New York State sprint results

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The weather couldn’t have been better for rowers, spectators and especially moms!
Here are Sunday’s championship sprint results.
Congratulations to all rowers, their teams and coaches for a great showing. Go get ’em at nationals!
Sunday Sprint results

Saturday results – time trials and finals

The water was flat and the times were fast. More than 600 boats made it down Fish Creek in 1,500-meter time trials. Then it was on to a couple of finals, 20 on the day.
Saturday time trial results
Saturday sprint results

Updated Sunday schedule and lane assignments

Its the full weekend schedule, so skip over Saturday and get to the good stuff for Sunday!
Don’t forget to catch the live stream from the finish line and the live blog too!
Sunday States Schedule

NYSSRA States Time Trial schedule – bow numbers

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The Saratoga Rowing Association girls varsity eight head up one of the nine buoyed lanes on Fish Creek Thursday morning, preparing for this weekend’s state championship regatta.

Saturday Time Trial schedule – bow numbers