SARASOTA, Fla. (April 2, 2017) – Rollins Varsity 4 posted a victory and the men’s pair were runners-up to highlight the Tars weekend at the Florida Intercollegiate Rowing Association (FIRA) Championship.
Mitchell Laughlin, Marc Bremmer, Cameron Boyd, Nilsen Arias and Sarah Ankli (cox) teamed to win the Varsity 4 in a battle from start to finish. The Tars time of 7:00.7 beat Stetson by less than a second while Florida was third in 7:10.9.
Bremmer and Laughlin added to the Tars big weekend with a second-place finish in the pair. The duo was three seconds behind the Hatters boat and easily beat third-place Emory by 18 seconds.
Rollins is back on the water Saturday, April 8 at the Knecht Cup in Princeton, New Jersey.