Sport Club Roundup — March 23, 2017

Photo by William Brotman
Photo by William Brotman

Women's Volleyball

The WashU women's volleyball club finished in a tie for fifth place at the Midwest Plains Volleyball Conference Championships on Saturday and Sunday, March 4-5, in Columbia, Mo. WashU suffered losses to Kansas B (2-1) and Mizzou A (2-0) in the first round of pool, followed by a Loss to Kansas A (2-0) and a win over Nebraska B (2-0) in the second pool. The Bears topped Missouri S&T 2-0 to open bracket play before suffering a 2-0 loss to Arkansas in the second round to close out the tournament. 

Women's Ultimate

The WashU women's ultimate club (WUWU) competed in the Women's College Centex tournament on Saturday and Sunday March 18-19 in Austin, Texas. WUWU's A squad Iron Horse wnent 2-4 and finished 17th in the tournament. WUWU suffered losses to Illinois (11-10), Delaware (15-6), Florida State (10-6) and Northeastern (12-5) and picked up wins over St. Olaf (10-9) and Victoria (13-9). 


The WashU equestrian club closed out its season at the Missouri State University IHSA Hunt Show on Saturday, March 18, in Springfield, Mo. WashU finished the season 5th out of 12 teams in the region with an overall score of 154 points.

Individual Results
Emily Williams (Beginner walk, trot, canter): 2nd (5pt)
Emme Wiederhold (Beginner walk, trot, canter): 4th (3pt)
Emma Milford (Novice fences): 4th (3pt)
Emma Milford (Novice flat): 5th (2pt)
Sabrina Alexandre (Walk, trot): 4th (3pt)
Ali Wilkening (Advanced walk, trot, canter): 6th (1pt)
Mea Akey (Advanced walk, trot, canter): Reserve (7th) 


The WashU crew club capped off its Spring Break training trip in DeLand, Fla., on Saturday, March 18, with a dual race against Stetson, an NCAA Div. I program. Click here for full results.