Intercollegiate Rowing Association Pre-Season Coaches Polls


Men’s Varsity Eight

Pre-Season Coaches Poll
RankTeam (First Place Votes)Points
1Yale University (11)299
2University of Washington (1)279
3Harvard University269
4 (T)Brown University263
4 (T)University of California, Berkeley 263
6Northeastern University241
7Princeton University230
8Boston University215
9Dartmouth College195
10Syracuse University187
11University of Wisconsin184
12Cornell University Crew171
13Stanford University160
14University of Pennsylvania139
15 (T)George Washington University110
15 (T)U.S. Naval Academy110
17Florida Institute of Technology92
18Oregon State University68
19Columbia University63
20Drexel University61
21Hobart College55
22St. Joseph’s University49
23Georgetown University45
24Temple University36
25 (T)Marist College31
25 (T)MIT31

Also Receiving Votes: College of the Holy Cross, Bates College, Tufts University, Williams College, Jacksonville University, Milwaukee School of Engineering, University if San Diego, Worcester Polytech

Voting Coaches: Tom Bohrer (Boston U.), Paul Bugenhagen (Hobart), Gary Caldwell (Commissioner), Michael Callahan (Washington), Phil Carney (Wesleyan), Chris Clark (Wisconsin), Paul Cooke (Brown), Jason Cottingham (Jacksonville), Scott Frandsen (California), Dan Gehn (Gonzaga), Mike Irwin (St. Joseph’s), John Pojednic (Northeastern)

Men’s Varsity Lightweight Eight

Pre-Season Coaches Poll
RankTeam (First Place Votes)Points
1Columbia University (9)162
2Cornell University (3)158
3Princeton University145
4Yale University (1)125
5U.S. Naval Academy111
6 (T)Harvard University104
6 (T)University of Pennsylvania104
8Georgetown University73
9Dartmouth College67
10Mercyhurst University47
11Temple University38
12MIT36
13Fairfield University13

Voting Coaches: Shawn Bagnell (Navy), Billy Boyce (Harvard), Andy Card (Yale), Marty Crotty (Princeton), Colin Farrell (Pennsylvania), Charles Huthmaker (Fairfield), Chris Kerber (Cornell), Sean McKenna (Temple), Will Oliver (MIT), Nich Parker, (Columbia), Dan Roock (Dartmouth), Lee Rumpf (Georgetown), Adrian Spracklen (Mercyhurst)

Women’s Varsity Lightweight Eight

Pre-Season Coaches Poll
RankTeam (First Place Votes)Points
1Stanford University (7)56
2Boston University47
3Princeton University44
4Georgetown University35
5Harvard-Radcliffe27
6MIT18
7University of Wisconsin17
8Loyola Marymount University8

Voting Coaches: Kate Berko (Stanford), Malcolm Doldron (Boston U.), Kieran Emery (Georgetown), Claire Martin-Doyle (MIT), Dusty Mattison Wisconsin), Paul Rassam (Princeton), Sarah (Schwegman) Baker (Harvard-Radcliffe)


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