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Women's Rowing Athletic Communications

Women's Crew Heads to Palouse to Take on Cougars

CORVALLIS, Ore. – The Oregon State women's rowing team is back in action Saturday morning when the Beavers travel to Pullman, Wash. to take on No. 13 Washington State.

The Beavers will race five boats, the Varsity 8, Second Varsity 8, Varsity 4+, Second Varsity 4+ and the Third Varsity 8. The 3V8 will mostly consist of the crews from the V4+ and 2V4+.

Racing is slated to begin at 9 a.m. with the 2V4+ event. The other four races follow and will finish at approximately 10:15.

COURSE: The spectacular views provided by the Snake River Canyon make Wawawai Landing one of the most scenic rowing courses in the nation. The calm stretch of water between the Little Goose and Lower Granite Dams is located upstream of the Lower Granite Dam about 20 miles southwest of Pullman. 

RACE TIMES: Racing for the Beavers against the Cougars runs from 9-10 a.m.
9:00 a.m. – Second Varsity 4+
9:15 a.m. – Varsity 4+
9:30 a.m. – Second Varsity 8
9:45 a.m. – Varsity 8
10:00 a.m. – Third Varsity 8

RESULTS: Results will be available at, and by following the Oregon State Rowing Twitter account (@BeaverRowing). A complete recap of OSU's racing results will be posted at following the regatta.

HEAD COACH EMILY FORD QUOTES: “We're looking to establish our lineups for Pac-12 Championships coming up in a couple weeks. This is our last chance to fine tune our race plan and race execution. These races against Washington State are important and will effect lane selection for Pac-12's.”

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