FRIDAY, APRIL 27, 2012
First-year Dolphins win MAAC rowing honors
The JU men’s rowing team has made waves in its first season competing in the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference as one of its boats was named All-Conference Friday night.
The men’s second varsity eight boat earned conference honors announced Friday. The boat consists of coxswain Tom Richards and rowers Preston Weinard, Andrew Bechtold, Tim Easterling, Jared Low, Chris Ottie, Sean Carney, Brian Tye and Shane Kennedy.
Two JU women rowers have made the conference All-Academic team.
Sophomore Maycee Dioneda, of Fort Myers, Fla., and Mary Mosier of Massapequa, N.Y. both were honored.
Mosier, a junior majoring in exercise science, has a 3.76 grade point average and Dioneda is carrying a 3.39 gpa in nursing.