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RACE-BY-RACE SUMMARY OF 2001-02 SEASON

2002 Spring Dual-Race Record: 6-3

FALL NOTES
 
Textile River Regatta - 9/30/01 in Lowell, Mass.
The men had five boats entered. In the club 8 event, Wesleyan finished 6th (18:53) and 11th (19:15) in a field of 30 entrants. In the Open 8 event, Wesleyan finished 8th (18:23) out of 20 boats. The Novice 8 placed third (19:46) of 14 entrants and the Open 4 entry finished 25th (23:59) out of 25.
Head of the Connecticut Regatta - 10/7/01 in Middletown, Conn.
Wesleyan had five entries of undergraduates in the regatta with a 3rd- and 12th-place finish among 33 boats in the Intermediate 8 as the highlight. In the Novice 8, Wesleyan was 6th and 9th of 17 entrants. Wesleyan also had a lightweight fours entry which placed 12th of 13. Two alumni boats raced in the Masters 8, coming in 9th and 11th out of 11.

Head of the Charles Regatta - 10/21-22/01 in Boston, Mass.
Wesleyan had three entries in the regatta. With the top four rowers competing in the Championship 4 event, Wesleyan placed 19th of 29 teams, timed in 17:30.19. The next eight oarsmen comprised a Club 8 entry and finished 29th of 67 crews with a time of 16:36.32. Rowers 13-16 made up a Club 4 boat and placed 28th of 70 entries behind an 18:19.42 clocking. All results are still unofficial.

vs.. W.P.I. and Holy Cross - 10/28/01 in Worcester, Mass.
(2000m course on Lake Quinsigamond)
Varsity Heavyweight 8 - W.P.I. 6:14.9, Wesleyan 6:16.0, Holy Cross 6:16.5.
Second Varsity 8 - Holy Cross 6:59.0, Wesleyan 7;08.0, W.P.I. 7:12.2.
Third Varsity 8 - Wesleyan 7:01.14, Holy Cross 7:09.5.

SPRING SEASON
Coast Guard and Holy Cross - 3/30/02 in Worcester, Mass.
RESULTS OF RACES (2,000m Lake Quinsigamond course):
Varsity Heavyweight 8: Holy Cross 6:54.9, Wesleyan 6:58.4, Coast Guard 6:58.7 (Wesleyan rowers: Ben Flynn, Evan Newell, Kevin McDermott, Luke Snelling, John Becker, Byron Alex, Chris Schrumpf, Ryan Waples, cox - Laura Raducha-Grace).
Second Varsity Heavyweight 8: Holy Cross Lightweight 6:54.9, Coast Guard 6:55.2, Wesleyan 7:19.9, Holy Cross 7:26.0.
Novice Heavyweight 8: Coast Guard 7:04.1, Holy Cross 7:19.0, Wesleyan 7:23.9.
Varsity 4 (3rd Varsity): Coast Guard 7:47.2, Amherst First Varsity 7:52.1, Wesleyan 8:43.3.
 
Colby, UMass and W.P.I. - 4/6/02 in Worcester, Mass.
RESULTS OF RACES (2,000m Lake Quinsigamond course):
Varsity Heavyweight 8: Wesleyan 6:06.0, Colby 6:09.3, W.P.I. 6:11.6 (Wesleyan rowers: Ben Flynn, Evan Newell, Kevin McDermott, Luke Snelling, John Becker, Byron Alex, Chris Schrumpf, Ryan Waples, cox - Laura Raducha-Grace).
Second Varsity Heavyweight 8: W.P.I. "A" 6:14.0, UMass 6:19.9, Wesleyan 6:25.8, W.P.I. "B" 6:54.6.
Novice Heavyweight 8: W.P.I. 6:22.2, UMass 6:26.5, Colby 6:28.0, Wesleyan 6:33.0.
Varsity 4 (3rd Varsity): W.P.I. 7:55.0, Wesleyan 7:59.0.
 
Bates, New Hampshire and Tufts - 4/13/02 in Malden, Mass.
RESULTS OF RACES (2,000m Malden River course):
Varsity Heavyweight 8: Wesleyan 5:46.8, New Hampshire 5:52.5 ; Tufts 5:51.5, Wesleyan 5:55.8 (Wesleyan rowers: Ben Flynn, Evan Newell, Kevin McDermott, Luke Snelling, John Becker, Byron Alex, Chris Schrumpf, Ryan Waples, cox - David Wyant).
Second Varsity Heavyweight 8: Wesleyan 6:04.8, Bates 6:38.9.
Third Varsity Heavyweight 8: Bates 6:08.0, Wesleyan 6:08.1 ; Wesleyan 6:21.3, Tufts 6:27.8.
 
Williams and Amherst - 4/20/02 in Pittsfield, Mass.
RESULTS OF RACES (2,000m Lake Onota course):
Varsity Heavyweight 8: Williams 6:23.6, Wesleyan 6:28.2 (Wesleyan rowers: Ben Flynn, Evan Newell, Kevin McDermott, Luke Snelling, John Becker, Byron Alex, Chris Schrumpf, Ryan Waples, cox - David Wyant).
Second Varsity Heavyweight 8: Williams 6:46.8, Wesleyan 6:48.7.
Third Varsity/First Novice Heavyweight 8: Williams Novice 7:25.0, Wesleyan 3V 7:39.2, Amherst Novice 7:51.0.
Fourth Varsity/Second Novice 4: Williams 2N 8:09.5, Wesleyan 4V 8:20.3, Amherst 2N 8:52.1.
 
Trinity and Connecticut College - 4/27/02 in Worcester, Mass.
RESULTS OF RACES (2,000m Lake Quinsigamond course):
Varsity Heavyweight 8: Wesleyan 6:10.0, Trinity 6:14.5, Conn. College 6:24.8 (Wesleyan rowers: Ben Flynn, Evan Newell, Kevin McDermott, Luke Snelling, John Becker, Byron Alex, Chris Schrumpf, Ryan Waples, cox - David Wyant).
Second Varsity Heavyweight 8: Wesleyan 6:20.8, Trinity 6:21.8, Conn. College 6:53.5.
Third Varsity/First Novice Heavyweight 8: Trinity Novice 6:18.5, Wesleyan 3V 6:29.2.

New England Championships - 5/4/02 in Worcester, Mass.
RESULTS OF RACES (2,000m Lake Quinsigamond course):
Varsity Heavyweight 8 (6th of 16): Heat - Holy Cross 6:11.05, Wesleyan 6:12.56, Coast Guard 6:13.34, Bowdoin 6:16.31, Mass. Maritime 6:26.40. Grand Final - Holy Cross 5:59.61, Williams 6:00.55, UMass Amherst 6:01.57, Bates 6:07.15, New Hampshire 6:08.43, Wesleyan 6:10.55 (Wesleyan rowers: Ben Flynn, Evan Newell, Kevin McDermott, Luke Snelling, John Becker, Byron Alex, Chris Schrumpf, Ryan Waples, cox - David Wyant).
Second Varsity Heavyweight 8 (5th and 9th of 12): Heat - Wesleyan "A" 6:12.87, Williams 6:14.25, W.P.I. 6:14.35, U.R.I. 6:15.61, Bates 6:38.91, Holy Cross "B" 6:53.32. Heat - Coast Guard 6:10.46, UMass Amherst 6:11.20, Holy Cross "A" 6:13.56, Trinity 6:16.14, Wesleyan "B" 6:25.16, Conn. College 6:39.34. Grand Final - Coast Guard 6:16.37, UMass Amherst 6:17.15, Holy Cross "A" 6:20.60, W.P.I. 6:21.16, Wesleyan "A" 6:28.90, Williams 6:29.38. Petite Final - Trinity 6:20.43, U.R.I. 6:22.81, Wesleyan "B" 6:31.39, Conn. College 6:39.79, Bates 6:41.09, Holy Cross "B" 6:52.28.
Varsity Heavyweight 4 (Fourth Varsity for Wesleyan)(15th of 17): Heat - Boston College 6:47.81, U.R.I. 7:02.60, UMass Lowell 7:07.52, Conn. College 7:27.75, Wesleyan 7:39.88, UConn "B" 7:50.34. (Did not qualify for finals).

Avaya Collegiate Rowing Championships - 5/11-12/02 in Mercer County, N.J.
RESULTS OF RACES (2,000m Mercer Lake course):
Varsity Heavyweight 8 (10th of 18): Heat - Georgetown 5:55.3, Hobart 5:59.5, Williams 6:02.2, Wesleyan 6:04.3, Rochester 6:04.4, Holy Cross 6:11.7. Semi-Final - Georgetown 5:48.69, Michigan 5:50.59, Orange Coast 5:52.89, UMass Amherst 5:54.15, Ohio St. 5:55.26, Wesleyan 6:15.78. Petite Final - Ohio St. 6:20.86, Virginia 6:21.35, Williams 6:23.67, Wesleyan 6:26.36, UMass Amherst, 6:26.69, Hobart 6:28.92 (Wesleyan rowers: Ben Flynn, Evan Newell, Kevin McDermott, Luke Snelling, John Becker, Byron Alex, Chris Schrumpf, Ryan Waples, cox - David Wyant).
Second Varsity Heavyweight 8 (9th of 12): Heat - Marist 5:56.62, Ithaca 6:04.84, Virginia 6:07.87 Williams 6:11.01, Wesleyan 6:16.10, Hobart 6:16.70. Petite Final - Hobart 6:38.32, W.P.I. 6:41.36, Wesleyan 6:42.49, Williams 6:43.25, Ohio St. 6:48.79, Bates 6:49.10.
Varsity Heavyweight 4 (Third Varsity for Wesleyan)(16th of 18): UC Irvine 6:44.26, Marist 6:45.57, Cincinnati 6:46.03, Tulane 6:54.71, Wesleyan 7:04.87, Vassar 7:05.29. 3rd-Level Final - Hamilton 7:18.43, Holy Cross 7:18.45, Vassar 7:20.47, Wesleyan 7:25.37, Ithaca 7:30.35, Ohio St. 7:52.82.