The Texas crew finished in third place at the NCAA Championships in Sarasota, Fla., on May 26, 2018. [Photo by Texas Athletics]


Texas crew earns boat of the week honor from Big 12

Posted April 25th, 2019


The Texas Four boat earned the honor of boat of the week, the Big 12 announced Thursday.

The boat won its race at the Eisenberg Cup in Princeton, N.J., last weekend, beating No. 7 Princeton and No. 9 Yale.

The Longhorns won in 7 minutes, 4.3 seconds, edging out Yale by 1.3 seconds.


Sophomore coxswain Lindsey Devore was joined by Lauren Mufarreh, Merilynn Finley, Kendall Chapman and Barb Klavin in the victory.

Fourth-ranked Texas will host the Longhorn Invitational at Walter E. Long Park on Saturday.

News on Bevo Beat is free and unlimited. Access to the rest of is included with an Austin American-Statesman subscription in addition to and the ePaper edition. Subscribe today at