(May 15, 2014) – Just three years after creation, the Stone Bridge High School rowing men’s 2nd varsity 4 took second in a nail biting fishing at the state finals at the Occoquan this past Saturday.
Men’s varsity 4 placed 8th in the state. Women’s varsity 4 and women’s junior varsity four also had solid races and
progressed into the semi-finals. In addition, both girls and boys novice boats came in 4th in the State at the Ted Phoenix Regatta on May 3rd (Novice State Finals).
The team performed well throughout the season competing in South Jersey, Philadelphia and Baltimore, as well as three local Virginia Scholastic Rowing Association (VASRA) races, bringing in several 1st and 2nd place finishes.
The climax of the racing of the racing season comes this weekend as the team is sending five boats to the Stotesbury Cup Regatta in Philadelphia, known as the largest high school rowing event in the world.