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Crew of the Week - 2011
April 4, 2011
Erik Dresser, row2k.com

Did your crew or a crew you know of have a great race over the weekend? Nominate them for row2k's "Crew of the Week" poll. Nominations must be submitted by 5PM EDT each Tuesday. row2k will then select the finalist for poll voting on Tuesday and Wednesday. The crew with the most votes will be recognized as row2k's "Crew of the Week".

Nomination criteria in 50 words or less:

  • Convince row2k that your crew executed an exceptional race or overcame difficult conditions and or opponent to win.
  • row2k will select crews from the following categories for the poll.
    • College Men's Heavyweight
    • College Women's Openweight
    • College Lightweight
    • Junior
    • Club/Masters/Elite
  • Only a crew's performance during the previous week will be taken into account during selection.
  • Any crew that wins "Crew of the Week" will be excluded for the rest of the season.

Voting closed for this week, check back next week, thanks!


Previous Weeks-

  • May 17
    • Winner - Harvard Heavy and Light Men - Won the Jope and Rowe Cups at EARC Sprints, winning gold in the Heavy 1V, 2V, and 1F as well as the Light 1V and 2V. All five crews capped off unbeaten season.
    • Voting Results
    • Finalists - Cal Women, Mercyhurst Men's Lightweight Varsity 8, Michigan Men's Varsity 8, Old Dominion Women's Varsity 8, Princeton Open and Lightweight Women
  • May 10
    • Winner - Marin Juniors - The women won the V8, JV8, V4, and 2- at Southwest Regionals while the men took home gold in the V8, JV8, 3V8, LM8, V4, LM4, N8, 2N8, F8.
    • Voting Results
    • Finalists - Bucknell Men's Freshmen 8+, Tempe Junior Women's 1x/2x, Upper Natomas RC Girls, Williams Men's 2nd Varsity 8+
  • May 3
    • Winner - Boston College Men's Freshmen 8+Won the first New England Rowing Championship in program history, defeating both Trinity and Williams for the win.
    • Voting Results
    • Finalists - Drexel Men's Varsity 8+, Harvard Men's Lightweight Varsity 8+, University of San Diego Women, Sarasota Scullers Women's Varsity 8+, Yale Men's Lightweight Freshmen 8+
  • April 26
    • Winner - Bucknell Women's Openweight Varsity 8+ - Won the program's sixth consecutive Patriot League Championship as well as the conference's Boat of the Year award for the sixth straight time.
    • Voting Results
    • Finalists - Columbia Men's Lightweight Freshmen 8+, Dartmouth Men's Lightweight Varsity 8+, Western Washington Men's Novice 8+, Will Daly, USA Lightweight Men's 1x
  • April 19
    • Winner - Dayton Women's Varsity 8+ - Won program's first ever Atlantic 10 Championship after finishing 7th in the event last year. Winning margin of 12 seconds was the largest ever in the event.
    • Voting Results
    • Finalists - Anna Watkins - GBR, Mercyhurst Women's Varsity 8+, St. Andrews School Varsity 8+, Syracuse Men's Varsity 8+, Virginia Men's Novice 8+
  • April 12
    • Winner - Navy Men's Varsity 8+ - Swept their races at the George Washington Invitational, and beat Oxford University by 11 seconds
    • Voting Results
    • Finalists - Grand Valley State Women's Varsity 8, Penn Women's Varsity 8, Wichita State Women's Varsity 8
  • April 5
    • Winner - Alabama Women's Openweight Varsity 8+ - Won the Cal Cup in their first trip to San Diego from lane six. The program is in only their fifth season.
    • Voting Results
    • Finalists - Boston University Men, Bishop O'Connell Men's Varsity 8+, Cornell Women's Openweight Varsity 8+, Delaware Men's Lightweight Varsity 8+, USC Women's Openweight Varsity 8+

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