K-State First Novice Eight Goes Undefeated

AUSTIN, Texas Kansas State women’s rowing team concluded racing at the Longhorn Invitational Sunday as the First Novice Eight defeated Iowa and went undefeated at the three-day event.

 

After defeating Duke on Friday and Central Florida and Miami on Saturday, the 1N8+ crossed the finish line four seconds ahead of Iowa on Sunday morning at Austin’s Town Lake.

 

The Second Novice Eight and both the 1V8+ and 2V8+ fell to the Hawkeyes.  The 2N8+ finished with a time of 8:05.8, while the First Varsity Eight crossed the line at 7:20.1 and the Second Varsity Eight posted a time of 7:42.2.

 

The Wildcats will remain in Austin for the next six days and train during their spring break.  K-State will return to racing with the 1V8+, 2V8+ and 1N8+ when they compete in San Diego, Calif. on March 31-April1 in the San Diego Classic.

 

LONGHORN INVITATIONAL

March 18, 2007

at Austin, Texas

 

K-State vs. Iowa

Second Novice Eight 1. Iowa (7:50.3), 2. Kansas State (8:05.8)

First Novice Eight 1. Kansas State (7:18.7), 2. Iowa (7:22.8)

Second Varsity Eight 1. Iowa (7:21.8), 2. Kansas State (7:42.2)

First Varsity Eight 1. Iowa (7:04.1), 2. Kansas State (7:20.1)