CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. – The University of Alabama rowing team opened its first day of racing at the Head of the Hooch Saturday with five top-10 finishes across three events. The Tide took home silver in the Women’s Championship 8+ and bronze in the Women’s Championship 4+.
Alabama had two to-10 finishes in the Women’s Championship 8+ with the Crimson Tide’s silver-medal crew finishing in 15:02.047, just three seconds shy of first-place Louisville. In the Women’s College & Club Novice 8+, the Tide finished 10th in 17:20.715 before ending its day with third- (16:36.689) and ninth-place (16:48.228) finishes in the Women’s Championship 4+.
Alabama closes its fall season Sunday morning with four pairs rolling out in the Women’s Open 2 and three crews competing in the Women’s Open 8+.