Tag Archives: 2007

D’Alba named to 2006 & 2007 US National Teams

Jon D’Alba ’07 and former GW Crew Captain competed as a US National Team member in the 2007 World Rowing Championships, held in Munich, Germany. This was the second consecutive year Jon represented the red-white-and-blue on top of his Buff & Blue.

In recognition of this achievement, Jon was also named GW Athletic Department Top Senior Male Athlete for the 2006-2007 academic year. For more on this achievement, read here.

Jon continues excellence in his athletic pursuits with an extensive and impressive bicycle racing resume.

Timesheet from GW’s First Eastern Sprints, 2007

GW holds its own as a first-time participant of the prestigious Eastern Sprints Regatta!

Freshmen 8 finish 5th in their first heat, behind Georgetown (1 second), Wisconsin, Princeton, Brown – but ahead of Penn. GW Freshmen eventually go on to win the 3rd level Final against Rutgers, Holy Cross, Penn, Dartmouth and MIT.

Second Varsity 8 finishes 2nd in the 3rd level Final behind Boston University, but ahead of Holy Cross and Dartmouth.

Varsity 8 wins 3rd level Final ahead of Holy Cross, Columbia, Dartmouth, Rutgers and MIT.

See full 2007 Eastern Sprints Results