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Lady Rams Open Spring Season with a Win in Charleston

March 2, 2016

After a bumpy, practice starved start the Lady Rams came back from 21pts down after day one to win the Charleston Women’s Interconference in the final set. Rachel Bryer and Hannah Scanlon won A division, finishing with 4 bullets in the final 5 races. Sarah Hermus, Marisa Decollibus and Courtney Bombardier were 4th in B…

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Lady Rams Tie for 1st at Atlantic Coasts – #1 Ranking Reaffirmed

February 29, 2016

The Atlantic Coast Championships were held at St. Mary’s November 14-15. Saturday featured big breeze and the Rams moved to the front early with Rachel and Marisa in A and Sarah and Courtney Bombardier in B. URI lead from start to almost the finish, but succumbed to a furious rally by Dartmouth to end in…

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Kennedy Cup Report – URI 3rd

February 29, 2016

The Rams returned to the Naval Academy for the Kennedy Cup November 6-8. Going into the final day they were in a tight battle with Navy and Cal Maritime. Racing was very close in the 10 boat fleet with big changes with each wind shift. Cal Maritime and Navy found the better side on the…

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New England Fall Championships – Lady Rams Win!

February 29, 2016

Following a less than stellar performance the week before at the Mrs. Hurst at Harvard, the Lady Rams were determined to beat the “curse of the Charles” at the Victorian Coffee Urn, also at Harvard. The “Urn” is the fall NEISA Women’s Championship. Rachel and Hannah were dominant from the start, winning A Division by…

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Lady Rams Ranked #1

February 29, 2016

Following their dominant performance at the Victorian Coffee Urn and top finishes at the Yale Women’s Interconference and Mrs. Hurst the Lady Rams are now ranked #1 in the country. This is a first time experience for the Rams, but they plan to make it a habit.

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Week 7 Report – 3rd at McMillan, Ladies March On

November 22, 2015

The Rams had 5 events including the McMillan at Navy, so we were stretched. The Mrs. Hurst, a major Interconference women’s event at Harvard, the Hoyt Interconference at Brown, the three division Berg at MIT, and a Southern Series at Roger Williams rounded out the schedule. Whew! 26 Rams in action not counting substitutions. This…

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Week 6 – Lady Rams 2nd at Yale Interconference

November 3, 2015

The Rams were very busy this weekend with 6 events plus the annual Alumni Regatta. Despite being spread thin, the Rams had a great weekend. The Lady Rams were at Yale for the Yale Women’s Interconference which was the second major women’s event of the fall following the Stu Nelson where the Lady Rams were…

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Rams 4th at the Moody

October 21, 2015

The Moody Trophy at home was the top event in Week 5. Eighteen teams from all over the country came to Saltpond to compete in this A level Interconference event. Saturday began with a brisk northerly. Rachel Bryer / Hannah Scanlon in A traded 1,2 finishes with Harvard in the first A set with the…

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Weeks Three and Four Report

October 19, 2015

With six events on the schedule in Week Three. the team was a bit stretched, but this created opportunities for many. The coed team hit the road for the A level St. Mary’s Interconference. Rachel Bryer, with Hannah Scanlon and Marisa Decollibus, sailed A division with Matt Coughlin and Kate Nota in B. The Rams…

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Week Two Report

September 22, 2015

The Rams had 4 events on the card for week two: the Stu Nelson women’s Interconference at Conn College, the Hatch Brown Interconference at MIT, a Central Series at BC, and the Donaghy Bowl at UConn. Rachel and Hannah were with the ladies at the Stu Nelson with Sarah and Marisa in B this time.…

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