Georgetown Wins College Coed Nationals:
San Diego, CA (June 3, 2016) – The final day of the Gill Coed Dinghy National Championship would complete the spring college sailing national championship season, and the third nationals would prove to be the most dramatic. With four schools having a legitimate chance at the title, and a temperamental San Diego Bay providing the landscape, Georgetown University would hold on to their tenuous lead for the win.
The sailors hit the water on time and racing began around 10:30 a.m. With full sun and temperatures in the 70s, the weather offered a great beach day but tough sailing in west-northwest winds of just 5-7 knots. In the afternoon, with just two B Division races to go, the …
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Annual College Sailing Honors Awarded:
San Diego, CA (June 3, 2016) – At an awards ceremony following racing for the Gill Coed National Championship at the Port of San Diego, the honors for the Marlow Ropes College Sailor of the Year, Robert H. Hobbs Sportsmanship Award and the Leonard M. Fowle Trophy for the Best Overall Team were presented. The names of the winners will be added to the ICSA Hall of Fame display located in the Robert Crown Center at the U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis, Md.
The Everett B. Morris Trophy is awarded annually to the Marlow Ropes College Sailor of the Year for outstanding performance at the highest level of sailing in the collegiate year. The trophy is named in memory of a distinguishe…
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