ST. MARY’S CITY, Md. – The St. Mary’s College sailing team competed in two different regattas this weekend, both on the road. The Seahawks were represented at the Coed Showcase Finals and the Caboose Cup Classic, also known as the Hoya Invitational.
How it Happened
- The Coed Showcase Finals were hosted by Connecticut College this weekend (Oct. 19-20) on the Thames River. There were two scoring divisions for the regatta and the Seahawks took 15th place with 204 points.
- St. Mary’s College was represented by Leo Boucher and Ashley Wagner in Division A. Boucher and Wagner placed 15th with 105 points. Lewis Cooper and Sophia Taczak competed in Division B and finished 15th with 99 points.
- On Sunday (Oct. 20), the Seahawks competed in the Caboose Cup Classic hosted by Georgetown University. Races took place in the Lagoon, which sits in between the Washington Sailing Marina and Reagan National Airport. The Hoyas and the Seahawks were the only teams racing in this regatta. St. Mary’s College placed sixth, eighth, ninth and tenth in the Classic.
- In sixth with 41 points was Jack Hemmelgarn and Julia Faranetta. Eighth place was taken by Jessica Bennett and Genna Viggiano with 44 points tallied. Gloria Kevliciute and Ellie Sekowski came in ninth place with 53 points in total. Coming in tenth was Hunter Cutting and Dexter Mueller who scored 54 points.
Up Next for the Seahawks
- Oct. 26-27 | War Memorial | U.S. Merchant Marine Academy
- Oct. 26-27 | MAISA Women’s Fall Dinghy Championships | St. Mary’s College of Maryland
Facebook: StMarysAthletics | Instagram: @smcseahawks, @smc_sailing
Twitter: @smcseahawks, @SMC_Sailing | Hashtags: #SweepTheSheds, #GoHawks
The Southern Maryland Chronicle is a local, small business entrusted to provide factual, unbiased reporting to the Southern Maryland Community. While we look to local businesses for advertising, we hope to keep that cost as low as possible in order to attract even the smallest of local businesses and help them get out to the public. We must also be able to pay employees(part-time and full-time), along with equipment, and website related things. We never want to make the Chronicle a “pay-wall” style news site.
To that end, we are looking to the community to offer donations. Whether it’s a one-time donation or you set up a reoccurring monthly donation. It is all appreciated. All donations at this time will be going to furthering the Chronicle through hiring individuals that have the same goals of providing fair, and unbiased news to the community. For now, donations will be going to a business PayPal account I have set-up for the Southern Maryland Chronicle, KDC Designs. All business transactions currently occur within this PayPal account. If you have any questions regarding this you can email me at firstname.lastname@example.org
Thank you for all of your support and I hope to continue bringing Southern Maryland the best news possible for a very long time. — David M. Higgins II