Diplomats Open Fall at Occoquan Chase

Diplomats Open Fall at Occoquan Chase

Results

FAIRFAX STATION, Va. – Franklin & Marshall's men's rowing team opened the fall portion of their 2019 schedule on Sunday by competing at the Occoquan Chase in Virginia.

Three boats took to the water for F&M. 

A pair of crews took part in the Open 4+ event with John Entsminger (coxswain), Ben Carroll (4), Josh Palles (3), Muhammad Ahmed Cheema (2), and Mark Marotta (1) securing fifth out of nine competitors at 19:14.08 and a boat of Meredith Cooney (coxswain), Lukas Grattan (8), Harris Karlin (7), Dylan Smith (6), Alex Woronzoff (5), Steven Nicodemo (4), Tim Lian (3), Liam Seibold (2), and Carlos Ortiz (1) close behind in fifth (19:21.09).

Meredith Cooney (coxswain), Lukas Grattan (8), Harris Karlin (7), Dylan Smith (6), Alex Woronzoff (5), Steven Nicodemo (4), Tim Lian (3), Liam Seibold (2), and Carlos Ortiz (1) also competed in the Open 8+ race, placing seventh out of nine boats with a time of 18:52.95. 

The Diplomats return to action on Saturday, Oct. 26 at the Head of the Schuylkill Regatta in Philadelphia.