Regatta Report: Intercollegiate Offshore Regatta and MCSA Match Race Quals

  • Grant Glover (‘19)- Skipper

  • Garrett McQuinston (‘20)- Pit

  • Graham Eger (‘19)- Primary Trim

  • Max Ellsworth (‘21)- Mid-Bow

  • Murphy Vandervest (‘21)- Secondary Trim

  • Matt Greydanus (‘19)- Bow

  • Jimmy Clarke (‘20)- Mast

  • Matt Moores (‘21)- Main Trim

  • Axel Steinmetz (‘20)- Squirrel

2018 IOR

2018 IOR

MCSA Match Race Qualifiers

  • August Sturm (‘20)- Skipper

  • Jake Orhan (‘21)- Tactician

  • Amy Baer (‘19)- Jib Spin

  • Kyle Doyle (‘20)- Bow

Thirteen of our sailors competed in keelboat events this past weekend, October 6-7. Nine sailors went to the Intercollegiate Offshore Regatta (IOR) in Larchmont, NY, and four sailors traveled to Sheboygan to sail in the MCSA Match Race Qualifiers.

At IOR, our team sailed a Turbo Farr 40 against teams from schools across the country. The wind on Saturday was 10-12 knots, and the team won the first race of the regatta. On Sunday, the breeze started out 8-12 knots, then died throughout the day. The team finished strong by winning the final race of the day. Overall, they achieved third place in their class.

Written by: S. Youtt (‘21)