KU rowing records multiple victories against Creighton

Friday, April 26, 2019

Kansas rowing claimed victories in three of four races against Creighton on Friday evening at the KU Boathouse on the Kansas River.

The four events featured the Jayhawks' Third Varsity Eight, Fourth Varsity Eight, Third Varsity Four and Fourth Varsity Four.

KU's largest win of the evening came from the Third Varsity Four in the third race of the afternoon. Mawson's Mission hit open water and never looked back as the Jayhawks finished with a time of 7:03.5, crossing the finish line 30 seconds in front of second-place Creighton.

In a close race, Kansas' Third Varsity Eight pulled out another win, beating Creighton by two seconds with a time of 6:07.9. KU's Amelia closed out the night with the third win and a time of 7:04.3. The Jayhawks' Fourth Varsity Eight crossed the finish line in 6:45.0, good for second place.