With only four races leading up to the Liberty League championships, the Ithaca College men’s crew team knows the importance of each competition.
With sports finally returning after almost a year away, athletes are adding new elements to their routines: masks, practice pods and COVID-19 tests.
The men’s and women’s crew team hosted a row-a-thon to benefit the teams and Ithaca College Habitat for Humanity. The teams raised over $26,000.
The Ithaca College men’s crew team will rely on the team’s underclassmen this season to help reach a first place finish in the Liberty League.
Senior Sydney Eckstein, who had never rowed before arriving at Ithaca College for her freshman year, has been the coxswain for the men’s rowing team for the past three seasons.