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Varsity Eight, Women's Heavyweight Crew

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – The Radcliffe heavyweight varsity eight is the Harvard COOP Athlete of the Week for May 14. Rowers Michelle Pearson, Lucy Grinalds, Liz Soutter, Mimi Tanski, Courtney Diekema, Jenna Gregoire, Scout Moran and Mary Maginnis and coxswain Jill Carlson outlasted Cornell and top-seeded Princeton to win the inaugural Ivy League Championship Sunday on the Cooper River. The members of Radcliffe's varsity eight earned first-team All-Ivy League honors, as they finished the grand final in 6:17.744. After claiming the Ivy crown for the first time since its national title season of 2003, Radcliffe now owns eight Ivy championships.

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