FELLSMERE, Fla. – Jacksonville University's men's varsity eight crew trekked south to Canal 54 on Saturday to compete in Florida Tech's Governor's Cup.
In head-to-head competition with the host, the Dolphins' V8 led by coxswain Stephen McDonald, stoke Victor Gargaun, Scott Waitley, Scott Marx, Nathan Esterline, Luke Myhree, Shane Barnett, Chris Nichols and bow Travis Pulliam finished second with a time of 6.24.1. FIT rowed in at first place in 05:59.5.
Jacksonville returns to the water on April 3 for the FIRA Championships in Sarasota, Fla.
Coxswain – Stephen McDonald; Stroke – Victor Gargaun; 7 – Scott Waitley; 6 – Scott Marx; 5 – Nathan Esterline; 4 – Luke Myhree; 3 – Shane Barnett; 2 – Chris Nichols; Bow – Travis Pulliam