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RACE-BY-RACE SUMMARY OF 2003-04 SEASON


FALL NOTES
 
Hartford Riverfront Recapture Regatta - 10/5/03 in Hartford, Conn.
The men had six boats entered. In the college first varsity 8 event, Wesleyan finished 3rd (15:15) in a field of 10 entrants. With three boats in the college men's 4 race, Wesleyan placed 10th, 12th and 13th in a field of 16 crews.  The college novice 8 placed 5th (16:56) and 10th (18:51)of 13 entrants.

Head of the Connecticut Regatta - 10/12/03 in Middletown, Conn.
In total, eight boats represented Wesleyan in the HOCR.  In the men's intermediate 8 race, Wesleyan's varsity 8 placed 3rd (17:38) among 22 boats.  At the novice 8 level, the Cardinals finished 8th (18:29) and 11th (20:14) in a field of 18 entries.  Three varsity 4 entries competed in the men's championship four race, placing 12th (21:12), 14th (21:16) and 15th (21:35) out of 19 boats that competed.  Current assistant coach Kevin MacDermott '02 won the men's novice singles over four other entrants with a time of 24:10.  Wesleyan also had an alumni boat in the men's master's 8, placing 11th of 13.

Head of the Charles Regatta - 10/18-19/03 in Boston, Mass.
Wesleyan varsity 8 raced to a 13th -place showing among 40 entries in the collegiate 8 event with a time of 15:40.  Wesleyan also had an entry in the club 4 and finished 20th among 42 boats with a time of 18:29.

SPRING SEASON  (7-3 dual-race record)

Coast Guard and Holy Cross - 3/27/04 in Worcester, Mass.
RESULTS OF RACES (2,000m Lake Quinsigamond course):
Varsity Heavyweight 8: Holy Cross 6:14.4, Wesleyan  6:20.2, Coast Guard  6:21.5 (Wesleyan rowers: Ryan Waples, Eli Schned, Nathan Boon, Luke Snelling, Chris Skarinka, Chris Cody, Matt Carey, Darrel Lambert, cox - Dave Wyant).
Second Varsity Heavyweight 8: Wesleyan  6:29.0, Holy Cross  6:33.0, Coast Guard  6:33.7.
Varsity 4 (3rd Varsity): Holy Cross  7:21.2, Wesleyan  8:02.4.

Colby, UMass Amherst and WPI - 4/3/04 in Worcester, Mass.
RESULTS OF RACES (2,000m Lake Quinsigamond course):
Varsity Heavyweight 8: Wesleyan  6:13.4, Colby  6:19.2, WPI 6:25.7, UMass Amherst 6:35.8 (Wesleyan rowers: Ryan Waples, Eli Schned, Nathan Boon, Luke Snelling, Chris Skarinka, Chris Cody, Matt Carey, Darrel Lambert, cox - Dave Wyant).
Second Varsity Heavyweight 8: Wesleyan  6:24.8, WPI  6:28.2, Colby  6:30.1, WPI "B"  6:53.2.
Varsity 4 (3rd Varsity): UMass Amherst  6:32.0, WPI  7:01.3, Colby  7:03.2, Clark  7:17.8, Wesleyan  7:29.7, UMass Lowell  8:02.8.

Bates, Tufts and New Hampshire - 4/10/04 in Malden, Mass.
RESULTS OF MATCH RACES (2,000m Malden River course):
Varsity Heavyweight 8: Wesleyan  6:12.0, Bates  6:22.6 ; Wesleyan  6:14.5, Tufts  6:30.6 (Wesleyan rowers: Ryan Waples, Eli Schned, Nathan Boon, Luke Snelling, Chris Skarinka, Chris Cody, Matt Carey, Darrel Lambert, cox - Dave Wyant).
Second Varsity Heavyweight 8: Wesleyan  6:17.6, Tufts  6:21.5 ; Wesleyan  6:23.2, Bates  6:58.0.
Varsity 4 (3rd Varsity): New Hampshire  7:16.2, Wesleyan  7:32.9.

Williams and Amherst - 4/17/04 in Worcester, Mass.
RESULTS OF RACES (2,000m Lake Quinsigamond course):
Varsity Heavyweight 8: Williams  6:34.4, Wesleyan  6:38.5 (Wesleyan rowers: Ryan Waples, Eli Schned, Nathan Boon, Luke Snelling, Chris Skarinka, Chris Cody, Matt Carey, Darrel Lambert, cox - Dave Wyant).
Second Varsity Heavyweight 8: Wesleyan  7:02.1, Williams  7:42.9.
Varsity 4 (3rd Varsity): Amherst "A"  7:30.4, Williams "A" 7:40.4, Williams "B"  7:46.2, Amherst "B"  8:15.1, Wesleyan  8:30.5.

Conn. College and Trinity - 4/24/04 in Worcester, Mass.
RESULTS OF RACES (2,000m Lake Quinsigamond course):
Varsity Heavyweight 8: Trinity  6:12.5, Wesleyan  6:14.9, Conn. College  6:43.1 (Wesleyan rowers: Ryan Waples, Eli Schned, Nathan Boon, Luke Snelling, Chris Skarinka, Chris Cody, Matt Carey, Darrel Lambert, cox - Dave Wyant).
Second Varsity Heavyweight 8: Wesleyan  6:26.3, Trinity  6:35.3.
Varsity 4 (3rd Varsity): Trinity  7:28.1, Conn. College  7:29.5, Wesleyan  7:42.9.

New England Championships - 5/1/04 in Worcester, Mass.
RESULTS OF RACES (2,000m Lake Quinsigamond course):
Varsity  8 (1st of 18): Heat - Trinity  6:43.77, Wesleyan  6:45.51, Coast Guard  6:53.09, WPI  7:04.37, Conn. College  7:14.38, Fairfield  7:26.81. Grand Final - Wesleyan  6:59.48, Boston College  7:00.60, URI  7:01.94, Trinity  7:14.76, Williams  7:17.66, Holy Cross  7:19.80 (Wesleyan rowers: Ryan Waples, Eli Schned, Nathan Boon, Luke Snelling, Chris Skarinka, Chris Cody, Matt Carey, Darrel Lambert, cox - Dave Wyant).
Second Varsity  8 (2nd of 10): Heat - Wesleyan  6:46.71, Holy Cross  6:51.61, URI  6:55.01, Boston College  7:15.63, Bates  7:18.86. Grand Final - Holy Cross  8:19.72, Wesleyan  8:26.62, Tufts  8:30.66, Coast Guard  8:43.27, URI  8:51.27, Colby  (disqualified).
Varsity 4 (Third Varsity for Wesleyan)(18th of 18): Heat - UMass Lowell  8:08.04, Clark  8:21.44, Holy Cross  8:35.49, Vermont  8:38.53, Mass. Maritime  8:49.04, Wesleyan  8:56.77. (Did not qualify for finals).

ECAC Collegiate Championships - 5/8-9/04 in Worcester, Mass.
RESULTS OF RACES (2,000m Lake Quinsigamond course):
Varsity  8 (15th of 18): Heat - North Carolina  6:17.02, Williams  6:17.44, Marist  6:18.89, Colgate  6:20.80, New Hampshire  6:23.79, Wesleyan  6:27.64.  (Wesleyan did not qualify for the semi-finals) (Wesleyan rowers: Ryan Waples, Eli Schned, Nathan Boon, Luke Snelling, Chris Skarinka, Chris Cody, Matt Carey, Darrel Lambert, cox - Dave Wyant).
Second Varsity  8 (4th of 12): Heat - Marist  6:46.23, Michigan  6:48.51, Wesleyan  6:51.36, Orange Coast  6:54.62, Colby  6:58.50, Bates  7:39.38. Grand Final - Michigan  6:16.81, Marist  6:17.13, Virginia  6:22.44, Wesleyan  6:22.81, Ithaca  6:30.41, Holy Cross  6:33.77.