UCF Lightweight Eight Takes Second at Princeton

April 8, 2007

PRINCETON, N.J. (www.UCFAthletics.com) - The UCF lightweight eight finished second of four boats in its race at Lake Carnegie Saturday.

The Knights' eight entry - which consisted of coxswain Tori Ryan, Lauren Schueler, Taylor Wiatt, Megan Mitchell, Kathleen Noble, Morgan Bell, Michelle Carter, Christina Caltabiano and Jana Read - fell behind Princeton's first varsity eight at the start before finishing strongly. Princeton's first boat crossed the finish at 7:37.0 followed by UCF at 7:56.8. Princeton's second eight was third and MIT was fourth.

The Black and Gold finished third in both of the varsity four events.

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Lightweight Varsity Eight
1. Princeton `A', 7:37.0
2. UCF, 7:56.8
3. Princeton `B', 7:59.8
4. MIT, 8:01.4

Lightweight Four `A'
1. MIT, 8:23.2
2. Princeton, 8:30.7
3. UCF, 8:37.6

Lightweight Four `B'
1. Princeton, 8:47.4
2. MIT, 9:21.1
3. UCF, 9:25.2