Photos Courtesy of Rob Migliaccio
Congratulations to our post season award winners for 2013-2014:
Louisa Chafee '14 (Warwick, RI)-College Sailing All-American Crew
Megan Grapengeter-Rudnick '17 (Darien, CT)-College Sailing All-American Women's Skipper Honorable-Mention
2013-2014 All-New England Team Selections:
Sky Adams ’14 (Santa Barbara, CA)– Second Team All-New England Women’s Skipper
Megan Grapengeter-Rudnick ’17 (Darien, CT)– Second Team All-New England Women’s Skipper
Kristin Altreuter ’14 (Marbelehead, MA)– Second Team All-New England Women’s Crew
The Brown Sailing Team wrapped up another terrific year finishing 4th overall out of 18 teams at the Gill/College Sailing Dinghy National Championship, May 28-30, in St. Pete, FL. Tommy Fink '13, Ashley Noble '13, and Kristin Altreuter '14 won B-division for the Robert M. Allen Jr. Trophy. The Bears had an impressive 2013 College Sailing Nationals, finishing 4th at Women's Semifinals, 9th at Women's Nationals, 3rd at Team Race Nationals and 4th at Dinghy Nationals.
The Bears won their second New England Championship of 2013, winning the New England Team Race Championship at Harvard, May 4-5. It came down to the last race of the regatta with Boston College for the title, and the Bears prevailed in an action packed back and forth race. In 2012, Boston College beat the Bears on a tiebreaker for this championship. Brown finished with 13 wins and 6 losses in the 12 team event and will head to the College Sailing/APS Team Race National Championship from May 25-27 in St. Pete, FL.