2013-14 Santa Clara Women's Rowing News

April 16, 2014
Megan Alferness Balances Rowing and Civil Engineering
Megan Alferness (MA) has blossomed on Santa Clara’s women’s rowing team. Although she’s challenged by the sport, Megan reflects on rowing with a glowing outlook and shares with Santa Clara University (SCU) about how rowing has helped her social life stay afloat amidst the busy schedule of a Civil Engineer.

April 15, 2014
Women's Rowing Competes in Three Races vs. Saint Mary's, UC Davis
Santa Clara women’s rowing competed against UC Davis and Saint Mary’s in Davis, Calif. on April 12. The Broncos finished third in the Varsity 8, 2nd Varsity 8, and Varsity 4. To see full results, click here.

April 11, 2014
Women's Rowing Heads to Davis
Getting set to head into WIRAs and WCC Championships, Santa Clara women’s rowing heads to Davis, Calif. to take on Saint Mary’s and UC Davis on Sat., April 11. There will be three races; Varsity 8, JV 8, and Varsity 4.

April 3, 2014
Catching Up with Women's Rowing Alum Adrienne Lohe '13
Adrienne Lohe ‘13 (AL) worked her way up from a novice as a freshman to a team captain in her senior year on the Santa Clara women’s rowing team. Her hard work and determination helped the women’s rowing program get going in the right direction. As a recent graduate, Lohe has been busy and caught up with SantaClaraBroncos.com (SCB) to chat about what she has been up to since graduating last June.

April 3, 2014
Women's Rowing Teams with ThyCa for Thyroid Cancer Awareness
Santa Clara women’s rowing will be conducting a four-day initiative to promote awareness of Thyroid Cancer on behalf of ThyCa, the Thyroid Cancer Survivor's Association. Starting on Sat., April 5, the Broncos will run an information and awareness table at Santa Clara Preview day, all-day, for incoming freshmen through Sun., April 6. The efforts will culminate in an all-day "ergathon" in front of Benson Student Center on Tues., April 8, where the team will be taking donations to go directly to ThyCa and support the effort to fight thyroid cancer.

March 31, 2014
Two Women's Rowers Earn Preseason All-WCC Honors
Santa Clara women’s rowing had two rowers named to the All-WCC Preseason Rowing Team. Seniors Megan Alferness and Blair Mitchell were the two Broncos to receive recognition.

March 4, 2014
Women's Rowing Has Successful Showing at Davis
In its first race since November, Santa Clara women’s rowing took on UC Davis and Mills College in Davis, Calif. on March 2. The Broncos raced in the Varsity 8, Junior Varsity/Novice 8, Varsity 4, Novice 4, and Junior Varsity 4. For full results, click here.

February 28, 2014
Women's Rowing Heads to Davis to Face UC Davis, Mills College
Getting set for the first race of the spring, Santa Clara women’s rowing will travel to Davis, Calif. to race against UC Davis and Mills College on Sun., March 2 starting at 8 a.m.

February 24, 2014
EYEBRONCO: Catching the Sunrise with Santa Clara Crew
EYEBRONCO made sure to get to bed early so it could head down to the Lexington Reservoir in Los Gatos and check out the Santa Clara crew teams at a recent practice. Take a look at the combination of picturesque scenery as well as the intensity and aesthetics of rowing!

December 2, 2013
BACK IN MY DAY: Kathy Sanchez Looks Back As Part of the 50th Anniversary of Women's Athletics
Continuing to celebrate the 50th anniversary of women's athletics at Santa Clara, Kathy Sanchez '78 weighs in on her time as a Bronco and proves that an experience doesn't have to be long to be meaningful.

October 17, 2013
Women's Rowing Prepping for Upcoming Season
With Fall sports in full swing, Santa Clara women’s rowing is in the midst of preseason training. The Broncos have been training since the end of June after a summer of workouts. Head coach John Wojtkiewicz gave fans a peek into where the Broncos are at this early stage of the season.

September 6, 2013
2013-14 Grand Reunion Alumni Row Set for Saturday, Oct. 12th
Santa Clara University rowing alumni, along with friends and supporters of Bronco athletics are encouraged to come out to Lexington Reservoir in Los Gatos and meet the current teams on the morning of Saturday, October 12.