CAMDEN, N.J. (Cooper River) – The Bison second varsity eight earned a silver medal, the varsity four finished fourth and the varsity eight placed sixth, as the Bucknell women's rowing team finished fourth at the Patriot League Championships on Friday. Navy won the team title for the fourth time in the last five years despite finishing runner-up to Boston U. in the varsity eight.

All three Bison boats advanced to their grand finals thanks to strong performances in their heats earlier in the morning. The second varsity eight won its heat, while the varsity four boat posted a runner-up finish and the varsity eight placed third.

Navy won the title for the third straight year with 51 points and Boston U. finished second with 46. Georgetown was third with 36, with Bucknell (34) and MIT (33) rounding out the top five teams. The Midshipmen will represent the Patriot League at the NCAA Rowing Championships May 26-28 in West Windsor, New Jersey.

Team Scores
1. Navy, 51
2. Boston U., 46
3. Georgetown, 36
4. Bucknell, 34
5. MIT, 33
6. Holy Cross, 26
7. Lehigh, 26
8. Colgate, 11
9. Loyola, 7

Varsity Eight Results
Heat 1 (Top 3 to Grand Final, Rest to Petite)
1. Navy – 7:03.8657
2. MIT – 7:11.352
3. Bucknell – 7:23.110
4. Colgate – 7:26.980
5. Loyola – 7:57.547

Grand Final
1. Boston U. – 7:11.966
2. Navy – 7:14.650
3. MIT – 7:14.824
4. Georgetown – 7:24.996
5. Lehigh – 7:31.560
6. Bucknell – 7:37.722

Boat Line Up
C- Mikaela Schaller
8- Audra Adams
7- Nicole Vacas
6-Emily Barlow
5-Helena Yoest
4-Lauren Bell
3-Caroline Bixby
2-Annina Ruggirello
1-Leah Murphy

Second Varsity Eight Results
Heat 1 (Top 3 to Grand Final, Rest to Petite)
1. Bucknell – 7:32.861
2. Georgetown – 7:35:550
3. MIT – 7:36.791
4. Colgate – 7:38.198
5. Loyola – 8:31.210

Grand Final
1. Navy – 7:25.964
2. Bucknell – 7:41.277
3. Holy Cross – 7:43:467
4. Boston U. – 7:44.108
5. Georgetown – 7:45.921
6. MIT – 8:02:146

Boat Line Up
C-Natalie Minella
8-Menley Denham
7-Margo Yancey
6-Emily Gabriel
5-Jenna Walpole
4-Claire Helmers
3-Kim Winter
2-Elizabeth Wilkey
1-Stephanie Larkin

Varsity Four Results
Heat 2 (Top 3 to Grand Final)
1. Boston U. – 8:33.862
2. Bucknell – 8:37.977
3. Lehigh – 8:57.631
4. Colgate – 9:53.725

Grand Final
1. Navy – 8:13.650
2. Georgetown – 8:27.737
3. Boston U. – 8:30.432
4. Bucknell – 8:44.326
5. Lehigh – 9:06.733
6. MIT – 9:11.549

Boat Line Up
C-Sabine Sellers
4-Allison Mascioli
3-Olanne Healy
2-Megan Mullin
1-Grace Ott