Division I Women's Rowing Committee selects teams, boats to NCAA tourney
INDIANAPOLIS -- The NCAA Division I Women’s Rowing Committee has selected the teams that will compete in the 2013 NCAA Division I Women’s Rowing Championships.
The championships will be held May 31 – June 2 at Eagle Creek Park in Indianapolis with Notre Dame and the Indiana Sports Corporation serving as co-hosts.
The team championship is composed of 22 teams. Eleven conferences were awarded automatic qualification and the remaining 11 slots were filled with at-large selections to complete the championship field.
Teams qualifying for the championship as an automatic qualifier or as an at-large are required to field two boats of eight rowers and one boat of four rowers. For the Varsity 8, second Varsity 8 and Varsity 4 teams, all 22 boats will be seeded into four heats.
All-session and single-session tickets for the Championships can be purchased at www.NCAA.com/tickets through May 29. Beginning May 30, tickets are available on-site (cash only). All-session tickets are $40, while student and senior citizen tickets are $25. The tickets include all three days of competition. Single-session tickets are $15, while student and senior citizen are $10. Parking information is available at www.IndianaSportsCorp.org.
The following teams were selected:
|Boston University||Colonial Athletic Association|
|Gonzaga||West Coast Conference|
|Marist||Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference|
|Notre Dame||Big East Conference|
|Ohio State||Big Ten Conference|
|Princeton||The Ivy League|
|Rhode Island||Atlantic 10 Conference|
|Southern California||Pac-12 Conference|
|Virginia||Atlantic Coast Conference|
|Seed||Varsity 8||Second Varsity 8||Varsity 4|
|1.||Southern California||Ohio State||California|
|3.||Ohio State||Southern California||Brown|
|11.||Notre Dame||Notre Dame||Virginia|
|18.||Boston University||Boston University||Rhode Island|
|21.||Rhode Island||Rhode Island||Gonzaga|