Third-Ranked Virginia Rowers Host ACC-Big Ten Challenge at Lake Monticello on Saturday

VIRGINIASPORTSDOTCOM VIrginia hosts the ACC-Big Ten Challenge on Saturday.
VIRGINIASPORTSDOTCOM
VIrginia hosts the ACC-Big Ten Challenge on Saturday.
VIRGINIASPORTSDOTCOM

March 28, 2007

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. - The Virginia women's rowing team will host the ACC-Big Ten Challenge at Lake Monticello on Saturday, March 31.

Competition between Duke, Michigan, Ohio State, and Virginia begins at 9 a.m. The teams are expected to race in the varsity eight, second varsity eight, varsity four, second varsity four, and novice eight events. The last race begins at 3 p.m. The full line-up is listed below.

In the preseason rankings, Virginia's varsity eight is ranked third nationally. Ohio State is No. 6, while Michigan is No. 15.

Directions to Lake Monticello
From East/West: Take I-64 East to exit 129; go South on Rte. 616 for 6 miles. Then turn RIGHT onto Rte. 600 for 1.5 miles. Then turn RIGHT onto Rte. 618 for one mile to the Lake Monticello Gate on the left. Turn into Main Gate (left lane for visitors). The lake is 1/4 mile straight ahead.

From South: Take 29 North to I-64 East to exit 129; turn RIGHT onto Rte. 616 for 6 miles. Then turn RIGHT onto Rte. 600 for 1.5 miles. Then turn RIGHT onto Rte. 618 for one mile to the Lake Monticello Gate on the left. Turn into Main Gate (left lane for visitors). The lake is 1/4 mile straight ahead.

From North: Take 29 South to Rte. 250 (Richmond exit). Stay on 250 to I-64 East (Richmond). Take I-64 East to exit 129; turn RIGHT onto Rte. 616 for 6 miles. Then turn RIGHT onto Rte. 600 for 1.5 miles. Then turn RIGHT onto Rte. 618 for one mile to the Lake Monticello Gate on the left. Turn into Main Gate (left lane for visitors). The lake is 1/4 mile straight ahead.

ACC-BIG TEN CHALLENGE
Lake Monticello, Va.
Saturday, March 31, 2007

			Lane 0		1		2
9:00	Novice 8	Virginia	Virginia	Michigan
9:15	Novice 8			Duke		Ohio State
9:30	2nd Varsity 4	Virginia 	Virginia 	Michigan
9:45	Varsity 4	Ohio State	Ohio State	Duke
10:00	Varsity 4	Virginia	Virginia	Michigan
10:15	2nd Varsity 8			Duke		Ohio State
10:30	2nd Varsity 8			Michigan	Virginia
10:45	Varsity 8			Ohio State	Duke
11:00	Varsity 8			Virginia	Michigan

Lane 0 1 2 1:00 Novice 8 Virginia Virginia Ohio State 1:15 Novice 8 Duke Michigan 1:30 2nd Varsity 4 Virginia Virginia Ohio State 1:45 Varsity 4 Michigan Michigan Duke 2:00 Varsity 4 Virginia Virginia Ohio State 2:15 2nd Varsity 8 Duke Michigan 2:30 2nd Varsity 8 Ohio State Virginia 2:45 Varsity 8 Michigan Duke 3:00 Varsity 8 Virginia Ohio State