Boston, Mass. – For the first time in school history Clark University rowing has been honored with a weekly New England Women's And Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) weekly award.
The women's second varsity four boat was named league boat of the week after finishing first in their spring season opener on Sunday at Lake Quinsigamond.
Comprised of Wenlen Lawrence (Austin, Texas), Cailyn Keely (Takoma Park, Md.), Aubrey Hulbert (Reno, Nev.), Niki Lew (Auburndale, Mass.) and Emily Ladda (Farmington, Conn.), Cougars' 2V4 that boat breezed to an easy victory in a time of 8:03.8, well ahead of second place Connecticut College (8:12.7) and third place Bowdoin College (8.22.3).
Clark will return to the water on Sunday with a race against Bryant, Endicott, Mount Holyoke and Simmons.