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1974 Long Beach Lightweight Rowing

Western Sprints Champions

Long Beach State Lightweight Crew Wins Western Sprints

May 27, 1974, Burnaby Lake, British Columbia

The Long Beach State Lightweight crew takes the gold medal by defeating Washington, Cal Berkeley, Seattle Pacific, Santa Clara and Oregon to complete an undefeated season.

Results
1 - California State Univeristy Long Beach 6:14.5
2 - University of Washington 6:18.6
3 - Seattle Pacific University 6:24.2
4 - Santa Clara University 6:25.7
5 - University of California Berkeley 6:28.5
6 - University of Oregon 6:35.8
Race Summary
Long Beach State got off to a fast start and never relinquished its lead.
At the 500 meter mark the lead over Washington was 1 second.
At the 1000 meter mark the lead was 1.1 seconds.
At the 1500 meter mark the lead was 2.6 seconds.
At the finish the lead was 4.1 seconds.
Cumulative Times - Minutes:Seconds
  500 Meters 1000 Meters 1500 Meters 2000 Meters
CSULB 1:28.3 3:02.0 4:37.6 6:14.5
UW 1:29.3 3:03.1 4:40.2 6:18.6
SPU 1:30.6 3:05.8 4:41.5 6:24.2
SCU 1:32.7 3:09.8 4:48.3 6:25.7
UCB 1:30.3 3:06.4 4:45.7 6:28.5
UO 1:30.7 3:13.0 4:57.0 6:35.8

Split Times - Minutes:Seconds
  500 Meters 1000 Meters 1500 Meters 2000 Meters
CSULB 1:28.3 1:33.7 1:35.6 1:36.9
UW 1:29.3 1:33.8 1:37.1 1:38.4
SPU 1:30.6 1:35.3 1:35.7 1:42.7
SCU 1:32.7 1:37.1 1:38.4 1:37.5
UCB 1:30.3 1:36.2 1:39.3 1:42.8
UO 1:30.7 1:42.3 1:44.0 1:38.8

Championship Crew:
1 - Bob Rogen, Jr., Los Angeles, CA
2 - Doug Corbett, Jr., Los Angeles, CA
3 - Roy Beard, Jr., Los Angeles, CA
4 - Don Henderson, Fr., Ridgecrest, CA
5 - Ken Durham, Sr., Bakersfield, CA
6 - John Fletcher, So., Long Beach, CA
7 - Ted Beaty, Fr., Westminster, CA
8 - Chuck Wright, Fr., Long Beach

Coxswain - Ann Heuser, So., Placerville, CA

Coach - Peter Mallory

CSULB Crew

Pictured from left to right: Coxswain Ann Heuser, Chuck Wright, Ted Beaty, Captain John Fletcher, Ken Durham, Roy Beard, Bob Rogen, Doug Corbett, Coach Pete Mallory.
Season Highlights
March 30, 1974 - Against San Diego State
Varsity Eight
   1 - Long Beach State Varsity
   2 - Long Beach State JV
   3 - San Diego State
April 6, 1974 - San Diego Crew Classic
Varsity Eight
   1 - Long Beach State Varsity 6:45
   2 - UCLA 6:53
   3 - San Diego State 7:08
   4 - Long Beach State JV 7:14
April 13, 1974 - Long Beach Heavyweight Regatta
Varsity Four
   1 - Long Beach State Lightweight Varsity 7:13
   2 - UC San Diego Heavyweight
   3 - Loyola Heavyweight

Lightweight Four
   1 - Long Beach State Lightweight 7:31
   2 - Long Beach State Lightweight

Freshman Four
   1 - Long Beach State Lightweight 7:10
   2 - Orange Coast College Heavyweight
   3 - Long Beach State Heavyweight

JV Eight
   1 - Long Beach State Lightweight 6:59
   2 - Long Beach State Heavyweight
April 20, 1974 - Long Beach Lightweight Regatta
Heavyweight Four
   1 - Long Beach State State Lightweight 7:13
   2 - UC Santa Barbara Lightweight

Lightweight Four
   1 - Long Beach State Lightweight 7:17
   2 - UC Santa Barbara
   3 - Long Beach State Lightweight

Lightweight Four
   1 - Long Beach State Lightweight 7:17
   2 - Long Beach State Heavyweight
   3 - UCLA Lightweight
   4 - UC Santa Barbara Lightweight

Freshman Four
   1 - Long Beach State Lightweight 7:10
   2 - UC Santa Barbara Lightweight

April 27, 1974 - Against UCLA
Varsity Eight
   1 - Long Beach State Lightweight 6:32
   2 - UCLA 6:38

Lightweight Four
   1 - Long Beach State Lightweight
   2 - UCLA

Pair
   1 - Long Beach State Lightweight 8:43
   2 - UCLA Heavyweight 9:07
May 4, 1974 - Newport Regatta
Varsity Eight
   1 - Long Beach State 6:29
   2 - University of Santa Clara
   3 - UCLA
   4 - UC Berkeley

Lightweight Four
   1 - Long Beach State 7:32
   2 - Long Beach State 7:32
   3 - Santa Clara University
   4 - UCLA

Pair
   1 - Long Beach State 8:46
   2 - UCLA Heavyweight 8:46
May 27, 1974 - Western Sprints
   1 - Long Beach State 6:14.5
   2 - University of Washington 6:18.6
   3 - Seattle Pacific University 6:24.2
   4 - Santa Clara University 6:25.7
   5 - University of California Berkeley 6:28.5
   6 - University of Oregon 6:35.8

1974 Long Beach Lightweight Rowing Team

Pictured First Row from left to right: Ann Heuser, Bob Rogen, Roy Beard, Ken Durham, Captain John Fletcher, Doug Corbett, Ted Beaty, Don Henderson, Chuck Wright, JayVee, Coach Pete Mallory.

Back Row: Jay Leffingwell, Bob Latina, Bob Dunlap, Randy Piazza, Bruce Banigan, John O'Donnell, Bruce Patton, Adriaan Van der Cappellen, Alex Fey, Mike Harper, Fred Mayfield, Irene Moreno, Les Bell, Dave Atkins, Morton Prisament, Marsha Waer, Craig Dittenbir.


CSULB Crew


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