Last Saturday, the ESD Crew team participated in the Head of the Colorado (PumpkinHead Regatta) down in Austin, a 4,000 meter rowing head race. In addition to two ESD boats snagging first place in their heats, the Eagles Crew team returned to Dallas with placements in second and third as well.
Both Katelin Gildersleeve '19 (Women's Youth Varsity 1x) and the freshman team comprised of
Ford Bannister '21, Preston Moderi '21, Sam Lindsey '21, and Christopher Hess '21 (Men's Youth Novice 4x) took home a first place win each. The Women's Youth Varsity 4x team, with Katelin Gildersleeve '19, Sriya Dodda '19, Charlotte Podeszwa '20, and Katie Smythe '18 took second place, and the Men's Youth Varsity 4x (Mason Gosslee '19, Bryce Miltenberger '19, Christian King '19, and Will Beck '19), Women's Youth Novice 4x (Cameron Hills '21, Penelope North '21, Kyndell Wolfe '20, and Eleanor Beck '21), and the Men's Youth Varsity 2x (Mason Gosslee '19 and Bryce Miltenberger '19) all took home third place wins.
A very successful weekend on the water, Eagles! Well done.