The Collegiate Rowing Coaches Association (CRCA) announces its Pocock Lightweight All-American team for the 2008 season. This award recognizes the outstanding performances of lightweight rowers.
Erin Conlon – Stanford University
Kate Hayes – Stanford University
Kristin Hedstrom – University of Wisconsin
Whittney Henry – Bucknell University
Heidi Hunsberger (coxswain) – University of Wisconsin
Rebekah Kharrazi – Radcliffe
Kelley Kowitz – University of Wisconsin
Alex Vezina – Georgetown University
Paige Zaitsoff – Princeton University
Alexis Zink – Georgetown University
Nomination Rules and Requirements
The general requirements for nominating a student-athlete for CRCA post-season honors are:
1) The student-athlete must be part of a varsity rowing program, and meet all eligibility rules as defined by her institution, including being in compliance with NCAA eligibility rules.
2) The nominating coach of the student-athlete’s institution must be a member in good standing of the CRCA
Awards are won based on boat performance at the IRA National Championships in the Collegiate Women’s Lightweight Eight event.
• 1st place: two rowers and one coxswain
• 2nd place: two rowers
• 3rd place: two rowers
• 4th place: one rower
• 5th place: one rower
• 6th place: one rower