Loyola Rowing Team to Hold Open Tryouts for 2009-2010 Season

Aug. 27, 2009

The Loyola University men's rowing team will be holding walk-on tryouts for the 2009-2010 season. An informational meeting will be held Thursday, Sept. 3, from 4-5 p.m. in Cohn Hall Room 33 and again Wednesday, Sept. 9, in Cohn Hall from 4-5 p.m.

The Greyhounds are seeking competitive athletes, including smaller men and women (90-120 lbs) to serve as coxswains. No experience is necessary for this mostly walk-on team. Loyola competes in against teams from all over the country.

Last year, the women took the MAAC title and captured a Dad Vails championship. The men finished second in the MAAC and placed 11th at the IRA National Regatta in Sacramento.

Contact head coach Al Ramirez ( or coach Elliot Lane ( for more information.