RCW: Inside Rowing 3.29
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Number BY THE NUMBERS
The number of top-3 finishes from the Jayhawks so far this spring.
Notes QUICK HITS
- The Kansas rowing team kicked off the season in Oak Ridge, Tennessee, March 11-12 at the 6th annual Cardinal Invitational.
- The Jayhawks placed in 12 races over that weekend, outracing top teams Clemson and Tennessee.
- Following the Oak Ridge Cardinal Invitational, the Jayhawks hosted Creighton at the Kansas River on Saturday, March 25, sweeping the Bluejays in all six races.
- The Third Varsity Eight A and B teams defeated Creighton with times of 7:05.67 and 6:59.61, respectively. The Kansas 3V8-B boat outraced Creighton by 20 seconds.
- KU’s Second Varsity Four registered its largest margin of victory this spring, with a time of 7:34.81, 37 seconds ahead of Creighton.
- The Jayhawks will head to Bloomington, Indiana this weekend for a double duel, joining three top-20 teams: Indiana, Louisville and Michigan State.