WORCESTER, Mass. (Lake Quinsigamond) – The Bucknell women's rowing team competed at the Eastern Sprints on Sunday at Lake Quinsigamond, which features a number of Patriot League programs. The Bison had six boats in action and two of them made appearances in the Grand Final.

The Bison's fourth varsity eight boat finished in third-place behind Boston College and Connecticut, while the third varsity eight finished sixth after placing third in its heat.

Three boats made the Petite Final, including the varsity eight, second varsity eight and first varsity four. Bucknell's second varsity eight won the final race, finishing ahead of league opponents Boston University, MIT and Holy Cross. The Bison varsity eight boat finished fifth, finishing ahead of Holy Cross. The first varsity four boat took eighth after finishing third in its heat.

Sunday's races were Bucknell's final tune-up before the Patriot League and Dad Vail Championships on May 12-13.

Fourth Varsity Eight Results
Grand Final

1. Boston College – 7:23.443
2. Connecticut – 7:42.572
3. Bucknell – 7:49.828

Boat Lineup
Isabella Feige (coxswim)
Corinne Bleecker
Calder McNeil
Mikaela Thomas
Arianna Baughman
Katie Bosco
Rebecca Richardson
Elizabeth Baker
Lauren Perry

Third Varsity Eight Results
Heat 1
1. Radcliffe – 6:56.947
2. Dartmouth – 7:03.276
3. Bucknell – 7:09.639
4. Connecticut – 7:13.100
5. Buffalo – 7:33.110

Grand Final
1. Radcliffe -  7:15.501
2. Northeastern – 7:29.977
3. Drexel – 7:33.144
4. Dartmouth – 7:34.577
5. Rutgers – 7:55.273
6. Bucknell – 8:08.448

Boat Lineup
Isabella Feige (coxswain)
Olivia Chase
Olivia George
Alexandra Lamson
Olanne Healy
Elaney Marcotte
Arianna Baughman
Sarah Reasbeck
Erin Rigney

Second Varsity Eight Results
Heat 1
1. Radcliffe – 6:33.072
2. Drexel – 6:43.143
3. Bucknell – 6:47.844
4. Buffalo – 7:03.536
5. Holy Cross – 7:04.511

Petite Final
1. Bucknell – 7:14.186
2. Boston University – 7:17.492
3. Connecticut – 7:20.577
4. Rutgers – 7:23.349
5. MIT – 7:27.152
6. Holy Cross – 7:28.893
7. Buffalo – 7:48.002

Boat Lineup
Natalie Minella (coxswain)
Menley Denham
Caroline Bixby
Emily Gabriel
Jenna Walpole
Claire Helmers
Kim Winter
Elizabeth Wilkey
Leah Murphy

Varsity Eight Results
Heat 3
1. Columbia – 6:29.978
2. Dartmouth – 6:31.089
3. Rutgers – 6:37.906
4. Bucknell – 6:44.474

Petite Final
1. Boston College – 7:02.658
2. Drexel – 7:06.683
3. Rutgers – 7:06.963
4. Connecticut – 7:13.179
5. Bucknell – 7:17.751
6. Holy Cross – 7:24.089
7. Buffalo – 7:37.470

Boat Lineup
Mikaela Schaller (coxswain)
Audra Adams
Stephanie Larkin
Lauren Bell
Helena Zatawski
Emily Barlow
Helena Yoest
Annina Ruggirello
Nicole Vacas

First Varsity Four Results
Heat 1
1. Radcliffe – 7:23.529
2. Drexel – 7:29.535
3. Bucknell – 7:45.688
4. Buffalo – 8:08.050
5. MIT – 8:10.711

Petite Final
1. Connecticut – 8:09.766
2. Rutgers – 8:11.701
3. Boston University – 8:23.222
4. Bucknell – 8:30.212
5. Buffalo - 8:52.439
6. MIT – 9:01.178
7. Holy Cross – 9:07.004

Boat Lineup
Sabine Sellers (coxswain)