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Cooper Cup

This past weekend PCR competed at the Copper Cup in Camden NJ.  It was an exciting day filled with lots of racing and sunshine! Starting off the morning was the girls varsity 4+, racing in the boat was Darya Nemati stroke, Kathryn Romano, Nadirah Rynolds, Hana Pearlman and coxswain Eugenie St. John Sutton. The four had a good race finishing 5th in the heat out of seven crews.Racing next was the boys lightweight varsity doubles, racing in the first flight was seniors Amir Smith and James Garcia. They raced in a very competitive first heat and got 3rd which did not advance them to the final. Daekwon Smith and Gabriel McGuoirk raced in the third heat and got 2nd which advanced them to the final where they got 6th. Great job boys. 

 The novice girls had two boats racing this weekend. Racing in the first novice 8+ was stroke Erin Hudson, Serafina Harris, Maranda Duignan, Ravaana Griggs, Allyse Andrews, Tylydia Garnett, Alyssa Colella, Natalie Danielson and coxswain Nina Sponheimer. The girls won their flight! The second novice 8+ raced in the next flight and faced a more challenging race. They got 6th in their flight, and racing in the boat was stroke Mira Bhayroo, Meniyah Miller, Nishia Rodriguez, Marcela Dow, Sabine Loose, Michaela Kelly, Jessica Hobbs Pifer, Faith Williams and coxswain Jessica Wagner.

The novice boys raced in the first flight and won! The boys had a great start and a strong race. Racing in the boat was stroke Jose Cartagena, Will Stocovaz, Skylar Scafidi, Jacob Harris, Jack Hehmeyer, Xavier Pfister, Tyler Wilson, Wesley White and coxswain Tarleton Williams.

The girls JV 4+ raced later in the afternoon, and the girls had a great race earning them second in their flight. Racing in the boat was stroke Emma Graff, Logan Perrin, Jennifer Nunez, Cassidy Kapps-Gibson and coxswain Crystal Collazo-Deleon. Great job ladies.

The boys JV 4+ raced in the second flight and got 4th in a competitive field! The boys had a great race, and in the boat this week was stroke Kyle Wilson, Christian Gleason, Myi Harte, David Ludwig and coxswain Jasmine Butler.

Finishing up the day of racing was the girls JV 8+ racing in the first flight, the girls had a good race earning them 3rd place! Great job ladies. Racing in the boat was stroke Holli Sdao, Kai Burton, Calla Bush, Margarita Amihava, Isabella D’Angelo, Lola Genera, Chiara Nemati, Hannah Boroff, and coxswain Tatiana Torres. Great job to all the crews that raced at the Cooper Cup last weekend, thank you to the booster club for their support during the regatta!