Big Ten Championships on deck for Gophers
Women’s rowing | 12/05/2022 10:50:00
MINNEAPOLIS – The Gopher rowing program is back in action this weekend with the 2022 Big Ten Rowing Championships on Sunday, May 15 at the Indianapolis Rowing Center in Indianapolis, Ind.
Big Ten Rowing Championship Schedule (All Time CT)
8:00 a.m. – 2N8
8h20 – 1N8
8:40 a.m. – 3V4
9:00 a.m. – 2V4
9h20 – 1V4
9:40 a.m. – 2V8
10:00 a.m. – 1V8
11:30 a.m. – Prize giving
Projected Gopher Alignments
To be determined
Follow the action
In addition to live results, rowing fans can follow the 2022 Big Ten Rowing Championships through Big Ten Network coverage. Sunday’s races will be broadcast live on B1G+ while the Big Ten Network will air an hour-long edited show on Saturday, May 21 at 10:00 a.m. CT.
Throwback: 2021 Big Ten Rowing Championships
Led by All-Big Ten selections Lauren Burrows-Cheng and lindsay eliasen in the first Varsity Eight boat, the No. 16 Gopher rowing program finished sixth at the 2021 Big Ten Rowing Championships last year at Indianapolis Rowing Center. Maroon & Gold totaled 80 points in conference competition.
The Gophers set academic records for All-Big Ten Academic Honorees (42), Big Ten Distinguished Scholars (23), CRCA Scholar Athletes (14), and team cumulative GPA (3.50) on the season. last during the 2020-21 campaign, and things have only improved so far in 2021-22 as Minnesota improved its cumulative team GPA record to 3.54 in the fall of 2021.
Captain Gophers Name Trio
University of Minnesota Rowing Program and Head Coach Alice Strodel announced the team captains for the 2021-22 season with lindsay eliasen, Gabby Mullally and Casey Wempner leading the Maroon & Gold. Eliasen and Mullally return as captains for the second consecutive year while Wempner joins the leadership group this year.
Next up: NCAA Draft Show
The NCAA DI rowing selection show will air Tuesday, May 17 at 4:00 p.m. CT on NCAA.com. A link to the show will be on the front page of NCAA.com.