Aug 10th, 2012
10:37 pm
August 10th, 2012 | Sports
OLYMPICS | Lihan ’10 finishes 10th in medal race

LONDON — Sailor Sarah Lihan ’10 and her partner Amanda Clark struggled in the light, shifty winds on the course at the women’s 470 Olympic medal race on Friday. The American pair took 10th in the round, and finished ninth overall out of 20 dinghies at the London 2012 Games. Teams from New Zealand, Great […]

Aug 9th, 2012
5:31 pm
August 9th, 2012 | Sports
OLYMPICS | Lihan ’10 set for medal race

LONDON — About three years before the 2012 Games, Stu McNay ’05 and Sarah Lihan ’10 sat on a train traveling through London with the U.S. Sailing Team. McNay had competed in the 470-class at the Beijing Games and Lihan remembers him telling her to make the transition from training as a single-handed radial sailor […]

Aug 8th, 2012
4:57 pm
August 8th, 2012 | Sports
OLYMPICS | McNay ’05 finishes 14th in sailing

LONDON – A strong last day of racing on Tuesday for American sailor Stu McNay ’05 and crew Graham Biehl was not enough for the pair to advance towards competing for an Olympic medal. Sailing in the 470 class off the coast of Dorset in southern England, McNay and Biehl finished five points away from […]

Aug 3rd, 2012
4:15 pm
August 3rd, 2012 | Sports
OLYMPICS | Cole ’07 and Americans race for a medal

LONDON — Rower Charlie Cole ’07 and his American heavyweight four boat have gone from relative unknowns to top medal contenders with two first-place finishes in the qualifying races at the London Games this week. Cole will have a chance to win his first Olympic medal on Saturday in the gold medal race at the […]

Aug 3rd, 2012
10:34 am
August 3rd, 2012 | Sports
OLYMPICS | Yale coach Trowbridge takes sixth for USA

LONDON — Facing windy conditions and the home crowd favorite crew from Great Britain, new assistant women’s crew coach Sarah Trowbridge and her partner Margot Shumway finished sixth for Team USA rowing in the double sculls on Friday. Boats from Great Britain and Australia jumped to the early lead, finishing first and second, respectively. The […]

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