La Salle College High School Rowing Alumni Sean McKenna '08, Patrick Eble '12 and Emmett Gross '12 will be participating in the World Rowing Junior and Senior Championships in Plovdiv, Bulgaria from August 15-19, 2012.
Sean McKenna '08 will be rowing in the Lightweight Men's Eight in the World Rowing Senior Championships. This is McKenna's first time on the national squad.
Eble will be rowing in the Men's Eight at the World Junior Championships. He finished fifth in the Men's eight at the 2011 World Rowing Junior Championships.
Gross will be rowing in the Men's Spare Pair also at the World Junior Championships. This is Gross's 1st time rowing in the World Championships.
In addition to the World Junior and Senior Championships, Tyler Nase '10 rowed in the World Under 23 Championships in July in Trakai, Lithuania. His boat placed 7th in the World in the Lightweight Four.
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For more information on the La Salle College High School Rowing Program, visit: http://www.lschs.org/page.cfm?p=732
USRowing Announces World Rowing Senior and Junior Championships Roster
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