To be eligible for recognition, a student-athlete must have maintained a cumulative GPA of 3.35 or higher, completed one full year at their institution (freshmen and first-year transfers are not eligible), be an institutional letter winner and competed at the 2016 IRA National Championship Regatta.
The Collegiate Rowing Coaches Association (CRCA) announced its 2016 scholar athletes and Villanova is represented by Jacqueline Denning, Caroline McCaughey, Morgan Mroz, Briggs Mroz, Melanie Preve, Abigale Schenone, and Julia Talladay.
On Sunday Villanova faced Fordham, Princeton, Georgetown, and MIT in the Petite Finals. The Wildcats battled with Fordham and in the end Villanova was able to edge out the victory with a time of 8:00.180.
Villanova rowing capped off their season at the CAA Conference Championships early Sunday morning. Due to strong winds on race day the races were moved to 6 AM. All of the Wildcat boats were seeded 6th heading into the conference championship that also included Northeastern, Drexel, Eastern...