OSU VARSITY CREW NINTH AT NATIONALS

June 03, 2003 11:00 pm

CAMDEN, N.J. — The Oregon State University varsity eight-row team finished third in the petite finals of the Intercollegiate Rowing Association National Champ-ionships Saturday.

Overall, the OSU varsity eight crew finished ninth in the nation. The petite final featured the second-best six college boats in the nation. The top six boats competed in the grand finals Saturday.

Two of the members of the OSU varsity eight are Adam Wing, a Union High School graduate, and Dylan Moro, a Joseph High School graduate.

OSU finished the petite finals on in 5 minutes, 53.79 seconds, just .19 of a seconds behind second-place Navy. Brown won the race.