Tulsa Varsity-8 and JV-8 Boats Advance to Grand Final At SIRA Championships
April 21, 2001
Oak Ridge, Tennessee - Tulsa's Varsity-8 and JV-8 boats advanced to Sunday's Grand Final at the Southern Intercollegiate Rowing Championships at Oak Ridge, Tennessee.
Tulsa's Varsity-8 boaat captured first-place in the first race of the day with a time of 7:01.39 to outdistance second-place Indiana by more than six seconds. The Hurricane finished second in semifinal action behind Duke. The Hurricane had a time of 7:08.1, as compared to Duke's 7:06.6
In JV-8 action, Tulsa finished in third-place with a time of 7:14.8, behind Tennessee's 7:08.7 and Cincinnati's 7:12.5. The top-three teams advanced to Sunday's finals.
Tulsa's Novice-8 boat finished in second place to advance to the semifinals with a time of 7:55.2, behind Marietta's time of 7:53.1. Tulsa finished in fifth place in the semifinals and advanced to the third-level final on Sunday.
Varsity-8 First Race
Novice-8 First Race
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