Shaker Crew Wins Two Gold Medals At The Dillon Lake Regatta On April 22nd!
Shaker Crew won two gold medals at the Dillon Lake Scholastic Sprints Regatta near Zanesville, Ohio. 27 schools from six states and Canada competed in gusty winds over the 1500-meter course.
The Women’s Junior 4 posted a 7:02.8 winning time and captured the final by four lengths of open water over 2nd-place Upper Arlington High School Casey Lewis coxed with Jenna Cahn, Sophie Calabrese, Genny Fortin and Olivia Whittier.
Sophie Calabrese took a second gold for SHHS Crew, winning the girls single scull event in 8:06.87, seven seconds ahead of second-place Hampton (Pa.) High School.
Also performing well this weekend was the Varsity Women’s Double of Claire Connors and Anabel McGuan, finishing fourth in their final.
The Men’s Varsity Lightweight 4, rowing in their first regatta of the year, finished sixth overall. Ethan Albrecht coxed with Aidan Baker, Jenson Bayles, Dan Connors and Creighton Hejduk.