The sculling team is hoping to have the same success as they did in the 2016 season after scullers medaled in three out of the five regattas.
Societal norms pressure female athletes to focus on looking good on top of being prepared for competition.
The Ithaca College crew and sculling teams competed in the Head of the Schuylkill in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, on Oct. 29.
The Ithaca College men’s and women’s crew competed in the Head of the Charles Oct. 23 in Cambridge, Massachusetts.
Freshman Jennie Brian is only the second sculler in program history to make the team during her freshman year.
The Ithaca College sculling team competed in its second regatta of the season Oct. 2 at the Green Mountain Head Regatta.
The Ithaca College sculling team competed at the Cayuga Sculling Sprints Sept. 25 on the Cayuga Inlet.
In its home regatta, men’s and women’s crew had many top finishes against the University of Rochester and Rochester Institute of Technology April 2.
The women’s crew team looks to reach the NCAA national championship race for the first time since 2013.