Pioneers Compete at Head of the Housatonic
SHELTON, Conn. – The Sacred Heart women's rowing team had two boats compete in the Head of the Housatonic.
The Pioneers' Collegiate 4+ crew of Catherine Lott (Roxbury, Conn.), Jillian Gray (Andover, Mass.), Christina Fratto (Poughkeepsie, N.Y.), Jaclyn Smith (Williston Park, N.Y.) and coxswain Christina Pesci (Nutley, N.J.) improved by almost a full minute from their season-opening time at the Head of the Riverfront, posting a time of 19:46.9. With a reconfigured lineup in the Collegiate 8+ boat, Sacred Heart had a good performance with a time of 18:44 on the 2.7 mile course, finishing ahead of crews from Fairfield and Fordham.