Tossing our GA Crew Team caps in the air and firing the confetti cannons in honor of our rowing Patriots:
Jess Zettlemoyer, Zach Burkhart, Emma Rapp, Katie Aemisegger, Genna Feirson, and Nina Tang!
They competed against the best high school rowers from across the country in the Scholastic Rowing Association of America (SRAA) National Championship held in Camden, NJ, on May 22-23, 2015.
How’d they do?
Read all about it at the Germantown Academy website: “Crew: Zettlemoyer wins gold at Scholastic Nationals”
Women’s JV 4x
Emma Rapp, Katie Aemisegger, Genna Feirson, and Nina Tang
HEAT: Second place, 05:39.530
GRAND FINAL: Fourth place, 05:38.673
(Competed against Xavier Prep of Phoenix, AZ; Skyline of Ann Arbor, MI; Ballston Spa of Saratoga, NY; Baldwin School of Bryn Mawr, PA; Poughkeepsie High School of Poughkeepsie, NY )
Women’s Varsity 1x
HEAT 3: First place, 06:21.620
GRAND FINAL: First place, 06:18.969
(Competed against Cincinnati Country Day School of Cincinnati, OH; Rutherford HS, Rutherford, NJ: Southampton High School of Southampton, NY; Berkeley Prep of Tampa, FL; Penn Charter of Philadelphia, PA )
Men’s Varsity 1x
HEAT: First place, 05:36.400
SEMI-FINAL: Second place, 05:50.655
GRAND FINAL: Third place, 05:33.986
(Competed against Belen Jesuit Prep, of Miami, FL; Friends Select of Philadelphia, PA; Germantown Friends of Philadelphia, PA; Cincinnati Country Day School of Cincinnati, OH; Fort Plain High School of Fort Plain, NY)
A great finish to a great season! We’ll miss seniors Jess Zettlemoyer, who’s off to row at Boston College, and Zach Burkhart, who will row at Boston University. Good luck to you both — and to all the other seniors graduating this year: Kathryn Nunes, Hannah Mills, and Alex Straus. We’ll miss you!