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DITV Sports: Iowa Rowing Feature

Iowa's second varsity crew rows back after losing to Wisconsin by 6.07 seconds in the first session of a women's rowing meet on Lake MacBride on Saturday April 13, 2019. Iowa won 3 out of 12 races with the varsity 8 crew winning both races for the day.

Jonathan Rawson, TV Sports Reporter

April 16, 2019

Hawkeye rowing has success, room for improvement at lone home meet

The Iowa varsity 8 crew looks to their supporters on the shore as they row back to the dock at the end of the first session of a women's rowing meet on Lake MacBride on Saturday April 13, 2019.

Sarah Altemeier, Sports Reporter

April 14, 2019

The Iowa rowing team hosted Wisconsin, Minnesota, and Indiana at Lake Macbride in the Big Ten Double Dual on April 13 for the team’s first home meet since 2016. The Hawkeyes picked up victories in novice and varsity boats. "It was great to be able to hold a home event,” head coach Andrew Carter...

Photos: Rowing Big Ten Double Dual (4/13/2019)

Iowa's second varsity crew rows back after losing to Wisconsin by 6.07 seconds in the first session of a women's rowing meet on Lake MacBride on Saturday April 13, 2019. Iowa won 3 out of 12 races with the varsity 8 crew winning both races for the day.

Michael Guhin, Photojournalist

April 13, 2019

Hawkeyes host first rowing meet in three years

Iowa's rowing team practices on the Iowa River on Friday, Sept. 15, 2017. The rowing team recently finalized their schedule, with two home competitions on Oct. 6 and 7.

Sarah Altemeier, Sports Reporter

April 11, 2019

For the first time in three years, the Iowa rowing team’s schedule includes a home event. The competition will take place Saturday at Lake Macbride, when No. 13 Iowa will host No. 11 Wisconsin, No. 20 Minnesota, and No. 19 Indiana in the Big Ten double dual. After being on the road for three years, fan...

Iowa rowing looks to top returners to continue success

Iowa's rowing team practices on the Iowa River on Friday, Sept. 15, 2017. The rowing team recently finalized their schedule, with two home competitions on Oct. 6 and 7.

Sarah Altemeier, Sports Reporter

April 2, 2019

With the help of Contessa Harold, Hunter Koenigsfeld, and Eve Stewart, the Iowa rowing squad had its best season in program history in 2018. It found a No. 7 spot in the national rankings during the regular season, finishing fourth at Big Tens with a program-high 111 points, and placing 11th at the...

Iowa rowing goes 1-2 at Pac 12 Invitational

Iowa rowing goes 1-2 at Pac 12 Invitational

Sarah Altemeier, Sports Reporter

March 31, 2019

The No. 12 Iowa rowing squad this past weekend headed to Redwood Shores, California, for the Pac 12 Invitational. The crews faced tough competition and finished the weekend 1-2. On March 30, the Hawkeye I Varsity 8 boat — comprising Naomi Visser, Elena Waiglein, Paige Schlapkohl, Hannah Greenlee,...

Iowa rowing heads to California with returning experience

Stadium staff watches the growing crowd from a construction area in the north end zone of Kinnick Stadium before a football game against Iowa State University on Saturday, Sep. 8, 2018.

Sarah Altemeier, Sports Reporter

March 28, 2019

The Iowa rowing team ended last season in 11th place at the NCAA Championships — its highest finish in modern history. Although Iowa is only returning one of its I Varsity Four boat in Kayla Jensen, 66 percent of last year’s I Varsity 8 boat will be in attendance this weekend as the Hawkeyes travel...

Iowa rowing’s first varsity eight looks to fill seats

Iowa's rowing team practices on the Iowa River on Friday, Sept. 15, 2017.

James Geerdes, Sports Reporter

October 15, 2018

Following the most successful season in Hawkeye rowing history, head coach Andrew Carter and his team took a vacation. But this wasn’t a normal vacation. Carter took his top crews to Europe to compete in international regattas with hopes of putting Iowa rowing in the international conversation. In ...

Iowa rowing set for first fall scrimmage

Iowa's rowing team practices on the Iowa River on Friday, Sept. 15, 2017.

James Geerdes, Sports Reporter

September 27, 2018

The Hawkeye rowing program will hit the waters in Madison Friday and Saturday to race Indiana and Wisconsin in its first scrimmage of the fall. This weekend’s races follow an unprecedented season for head coach Andrew Carter and the rowing team. The team took home an 11th-place finish at the NCAA...

The steady progression of Iowa rowing

The steady progression of Iowa rowing

Hanna Malzenski, Sports Reporter

September 27, 2018

Forty-eight hours is what stands between Iowa boats and the waters of the 2018-19 rowing season. The women will begin with the two-day Indiana and Wisconsin scrimmage in Madison, Wisconsin, on Friday. The last time Iowa crews faced these teams was at the Big Ten Championship in May, where the Hawkeyes...

Iowa rowing stays hot at the Henley

Iowa's rowing team practices on the Iowa River on Friday, Sept. 15, 2017. The rowing team recently finalized their schedule, with two home competitions on Oct. 6 and 7. (Lily Smith/The Daily Iowan)

James Geerdes, [email protected]

July 6, 2018

After two days of competition at the Henley Royal Regatta on the River Thames in England, Iowa rowing has made its mark in the history books. On July 5, the Hawkeye 1V crew became the first Big Ten crew in the 179-year history of the event to win a women’s race. Iowa topped a composite crew f...

Hawkeye crews aim at new opportunity, new continent

Iowa's rowing team practices on the Iowa River on Friday, Sept. 15, 2017. The rowing team recently finalized their schedule, with two home competitions on Oct. 6 and 7. (Lily Smith/The Daily Iowan)

James Geerdes, [email protected]

June 22, 2018

The Iowa rowing season concluded at the end of May, and since then, a three-week hiatus from competition has left the Hawkeyes itching for a race, if not many. Head coach Andrew Carter and his staff see that itch — and they are delivering. Iowa will compete against the top tier of rowers in the...