2011-12 Men's Rowing Headlines

May 8, 2012
Santa Clara Men's Crew Set for Pacific Coast Rowing Championships
Gearing up for the final races of the 2012 season, Santa Clara men's rowing competed in the Western Intercollegiate Rowing Association Championships on April 28 and 29. The Broncos finished the Men's 2nd Varsity Eight Petite race in first place and was runner-up in the Novice Eight Petite, but did not win the title because of finishes in the other races.

May 7, 2012
Wrapping Up the Season with Bluth
As the Santa Clara men’s rowing team wraps up their 2012 racing season, SantaClaraBroncos.com (SCB) sat down with Mark Bluth (MB) to talk about his season, training and future plans. Bluth, a sophomore from Seal Beach, Calif., competed with the Long Beach Junior Crew in high school and is currently on the Bronco varsity squad. By: Kaitlin Fuelling ‘13

May 3, 2012
Santa Clara Men's Rowing Has Solid Showing at Western Intercollegiate Rowing Association Championships
In the final races before the West Coast Conference Championships May 12 and 13, Santa Clara men's rowing competed in six races at the Western Intercollegiate Rowing Association Championships in Lake Natoma, Calif. over the weekend. The Broncos best finish was first place in the Men's 2nd Varsity Eight Petite where they had a time of 6:21.1.

April 27, 2012
Meet Men's Rowing Coxswain Angelica Salinas
As the only female on an all male rowing team, junior Angelica Salinas has her hands full. Salinas played many sports in high school but upon entering college she wanted to mix things up and decided to join the rowing team. She has come a long way and is now helping to navigate the team through the championship race.

April 1, 2012
Santa Clara Men's And Women's Rowing Wraps-Up San Diego Crew Classic
Santa Clara University men's and women's rowing competed in the San Diego Crew Classic on Saturday and Sunday Mar. 31 and Apr. 1. In all the Broncos participated in nine races over the weekend. For complete results, click here.

March 12, 2012
A Peek Inside Crew’s Mind: Brent Harvey
At first glance, rowing does not seem difficult and you may wonder if there is any difference between rowing in the water and with the machine in a gym but you will soon find out it is a very challenging sport. Bronco men’s rower Brent Michael Harvey (BMH) shares with the fans how he first came upon rowing and what is going on inside the crew members’ mind when they row.

March 8, 2012
Men's Rowing Races For First Time In 2012
After a long, cold offseason of training, Santa Clara men's rowing finally got its season started on Mar. 3 at the UC Davis Invitational where its best finish was second place in the men's Varsity 8's. For complete results click here.

March 2, 2012
Santa Clara Rowing Celebrates "Black Velvet"
The Santa Clara University men's and women's rowing programs celebrated the tradition of Black Velvet on Sat., Feb. 25, 2012. The celebration marks the beginning of the spring rowing season.

February 24, 2012
Men's Rowing Releases Virtual Media Guide
With the 2012 season fast approaching and the team wrapping-up its rigorous offseason workouts, Santa Clara men's rowing is proud to present its virtual media guide on www.SantaClaraBroncos.com.

February 13, 2012
Men's Crew Prepping For 2012 Season
While Santa Clara men's crew is still three weeks away from racing, the Broncos are gearing up for competition during their early morning training sessions at Lexington Reservoir. Crew is a demanding sport that involves not just the arms that row, but the legs that drive the boat and the rowers must get every muscle ready for a short race.

October 31, 2011
Broncos Place Two Boats Among Top 10 at the Head of the American
Santa Clara University’s men’s crew team placed two boats in the top 10 at the Head of the American Regatta.

October 24, 2011
SCU Men’s Crew Wins Opener, Out-Racing Sacramento State and Sonoma State
The Santa Clara University men’s crew team began its 2011-12 campaign strong, winning the Wine Country Classic held on the Petaluma River on Sunday, Oct. 23.

September 19, 2011
Santa Clara Men’s Crew Back on Campus, Prep for Fall Season
Student-athletes on Santa Clara University’s men’s crew team have arrived for fall training. The group initiates official team workouts the week of Sept. 26-30.

June 28, 2011
Chris Freeburg receives Kolvenbach Award
Graduated senior Chris Freeburg (CF) pursued many passions while at SCU – working for sustainability, going on immersion trips and rowing for the Broncos, all while excelling academically. Recently, www.SantaClaraBroncos.com (SCB) caught up with Freeburg about receiving the Kolvenbach Award, his post-graduation plans and his overall Santa Clara experience.