Three Duquesne Rowers Named Atlantic 10 All-Conference
May 8, 2013
Three Duquesne University rowers were named to 2013 Atlantic 10 Women's Rowing All-Conference teams. Senior Rachael Ross (Lower Burrell, Pa./Burrell) was named First Team All-Conference while fellow seniors Maria De Iuliis (Wexford, Pa./North Allegheny) and Kristy Pietrone (Pittsburgh, Pa./North Catholic) were named to the second team. The teams were chosen by the league's head rowing coaches and selected based on championship finish.
Ross, a fifth-year pharmacy major, is a fourth-year rower and team captain racing in two seat of the second varsity eight.
De Iuliis is a speech and language major while Pietrone is finishing her degree in education. De Iuliis sits in seven seat of the second varsity eight while Pietrone is the coxswain of the varsity eight. Both are tri-captains alongside Ross.