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For the love of the lake

For the love of the lake

Chris Bullock

March 20, 2016


Filed under Rowing, Sports

If you were to walk around campus, you would be hard-pressed to pick out a member of the Sacramento State women's rowing team from a crowd of students. That's because the level of recognition rowing gets as a sport is small in comparison to basketball or football. Don't let the lack of recogn...

Sac State Rowing

Sac State Rowing

Michael Zhang

March 13, 2016


Filed under Rowing, Sports

(from left to right) Valeria Torres, Raelyn Troche, Anna Listmann, Amber Anderson-Wells, Alexis Hewitt, Kennedi Sullivan, Melinda Anthony, Dimari Aldridge and Anica Hernandez of the novice eight/third varsity eight B team. Their team finished third in the novice eight/third varsity eight B category o...

Rowing brings home gold in season opener

Rowing brings home gold in season opener

Chris Bullock

March 13, 2016


Filed under Rowing, Sports

The Sacramento State rowing team wasted no time in its spring season opener, winning five gold medals in six races at the Sacramento State Rowing Invitational on Saturday morning at Lake Natoma. Considering the conditions going into the event—crosswinds ranged from 5-10 mph and a high curre...

Jump to Conference USA good for Sac State rowing

Garrett Riendeau

March 4, 2014


Filed under Rowing

For the first time in school history, the Sacramento State team has a shot at a qualifying bid to the NCAA Championships.Since the program began in 1995, the team has been part of the Western Intercollegiate Rowing Association (WIRA), a conference unnoticed by the NCAA.This past fall, the squad joined a...