Photos Courtesy of Rob Migliaccio
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 team also finished 5th at Men's Singlehanded Nationals and 5th at the Dinghy National Semifinals and finished the 2012-2013 season 6th overall in the Fowle Trophy rankings for best overall team in College Sailing.
At the conclusion of Dinghy Nationals on May 30, the College Sailing All-American Team was announced and Brown was honored with four selections:
Tommy Fink '13 (Miami, FL) - All-American Skipper
Colin Smith '13 (Ft. Lauderdale, FL) - All-American Skipper
Louisa Chafee '14 (Warwick, RI) - All-American Crew
Ashley Noble '13 (Marblehead, MA) - All-American Crew