UT's championship 8+ boat also raced well, placing third behind two squads from the London Training Centre. The Lady Vol group of Erin Artz (cox), Nicole Bold, Lauren Wells, Chelsea Pemberton, Dana Forbes, Kacey Montgomery, Kaitlin Bargreen, Sally BeVille and Melissa DiCerbo recorded a time of 18:25.0.
The Tennessee club 8+ shell powered by Lizzie Brown (cox), Marissa Allen, McKenzie Craig, Kelly Kraiss, Kay Logan, Amy McIntosh, Jessica Shreder, Mary Gruzalski and Mary Beth Lewis recorded another strong finish, taking second place with a time of 19:19.0.
The Lady Vol novice squad also had a successful outing at Lake Lanier, with boats claiming third place as well as fifth place in the novice 8+ race.
Tennessee's spring season will begin Mar. 15, as the Lady Vols host the first of three consecutive home dual meets on Fort Loudoun Lake in Knoxville. The first contest will match UT up against Notre Dame, with meets against Minnesota on Mar. 22 and Louisville on Mar. 29 to follow.