Vote for the Columbia Freshman Lightweights as Row2K's Crew of the Week
Courtesy: Columbia University Athletics/Gene Boyars

NEW YORK – The Columbia lightweight rowing freshman eight have been nominated for Crew of the Week on, after capping a 9-1 campaign with two victories over Dartmouth eights in the Subin Cup regatta on Sunday, April 24.

Currently ranked fourth in the nation, Columbia defeated top-ranked Cornell, fifth-ranked Georgetown and 10th-ranked MIT a day earlier in the Geiger Cup Regatta on the Lions' home racecourse at Orchard Beach.

The Columbia freshman eight included coxswain Amelia Kudenholdt and the eight-man crew of Anders Smedsrud (stroke), Curtis Kachline, Connor Dougherty, Chris Hatzis, John Hold, Steven Boyle, Roger Stone and James Winford (bow). is a website that is devoted specifically towards rowing, and has developed into one of the most heavily-trafficked rowing websites in the world.

Fans can vote for the Columbia lightweight freshman eight for the Crew of the Week until Thursday, April 28 at 11:59 p.m.