June 28, 2011
Chris Freeburg receives Kolvenbach Award
Graduated senior Chris Freeburg (CF) pursued many passions while at SCU – working for sustainability, going on immersion trips and rowing for the Broncos, all while excelling academically. Recently, www.SantaClaraBroncos.com (SCB) caught up with Freeburg about receiving the Kolvenbach Award, his post-graduation plans and his overall Santa Clara experience.
May 16, 2011
Men’s Crew Team Overcomes Obstacles to Drop Times
The Santa Clara University men’s crew team made it a habit of overcoming obstacles this season. After losing a group of five strong seniors in 2010, the coaches knew it was a transition year.
May 2, 2011
Bronco Men’s Crew Place Third Among WCC Boats at WIRA’s
The Santa Clara University men’s crew team placed third among all West Coast Conference boats at the 2011 Western Intercollegiate Rowing Championships.
April 25, 2011
Broncos Prep for 2011 WIRA Championships
Video interviews with seniors Wills Fallon, Chris Freeburg, Chris Macko and James Fish.
April 18, 2011
20-Second Improvement Has SCU Crew Confident Heading into WIRA’s
The Santa Clara University men’s crew team has improved its time by over 20 seconds in the last two weeks, rowing strong at the Stanford Invite in Redwood Shores this past weekend.
April 13, 2011
Important Race On Tap for SCU Men’s Crew on Sunday
SCU is entered in the Stanford Invite this weekend at Redwood Shores where they will row head-to-head against UC Davis Sunday.
April 7, 2011
Santa Clara Rowers Take on UC Santa Barbara
The Santa Clara University men's and women's rowers will be testing their times in a head-to-head race against UC Santa Barbara Saturday morning, April 9 at the Port of Redwood City.
April 6, 2011
Senior Pantoja Happy He Dedicated Himself to Crew
Senior and four year team member Andy Pantoja can attest that crew is a remarkably demanding and rewarding sport.
April 4, 2011
Santa Clara Crew and Rowing Compete at SD Crew Classic
The Santa Clara University men's crew and women's rowing programs were in action at the 2011 San Diego Crew Classic on Mission Bay Saturday and Sunday, April 2-3. The Broncos combined to compete in 17 different races.
March 30, 2011
SCU Bronco Crew Aims for Grand Finals in San Diego
The Santa Clara University men’s crew and women’s rowing teams will be in San Diego this weekend competing at the San Diego Crew Classic on Mission Bay.
March 17, 2011
Bronco Lightweights Capture First Victory of SCU’s 2011 Rowing Season
Coming off a close race against UC Davis on March 5, Santa Clara University men’s crew battled boats from California, Sonoma State, Sacramento State, Humboldt State and the University of the Pacific last weekend on Lake Natoma.
March 16, 2011
Keeping in Stride with Jake Carrigan
Recently SantaClaraBroncos.com caught up one of the many seniors on the Broncos crew, Jake Carrigan from Glencoe, Illinois. Carrigan joined the Santa Clara team as a freshman but came in with some experience after rowing for three years at New Trier High School in Illinois. In 2008, he helped the Broncos place first at the Dad Vails Frosh 4 event and most recently helped SCU finish as the top West Coast Conference (WCC) boat at the 2010 Western Intercollegiate Rowing Association (WIRA) Championship.
March 8, 2011
Hard Work Paying Dividends for Santa Clara Crew
he Santa Clara University crew team began the season with an initial four-team race at the Port of Sacramento, featuring Stanford, UC Davis and California.
March 2, 2011
An Inside Look at SCU Crew and Rowing: Black Velvet Officially Opens 2011 Season
The Santa Clara University men’s crew and women’s rowing programs celebrated the tradition of Black Velvet Saturday, Feb. 26, 2011, which marks the beginning of the spring rowing season.
February 24, 2011
Santa Clara Crew and Rowing Programs Celebrating Black Velvet Saturday
The Santa Clara University athletics department and the Broncos men's crew and women's rowing programs are hosting its annual Black Velvet event Saturday, February 26.
February 15, 2011
Rowing with Chris Freeburg
A Snohomish, Wash. native, Chris Freeburg (CF) helped the Broncos place as the top WCC boat at the Western Intercollegiate Rowing Association Championships last year. The senior will embark on his fourth year rowing here at Santa Clara and hopes to bring another trophy home to the Mission Campus before he graduates.
February 14, 2011
Technique Will Be Key for Undersized SCU Men’s Crew in 2011
Santa Clara University men’s crew, who had the fastest Varsity 8 boat among all WCC schools a year ago, has been on the water four mornings per week at Lexington Reservoir.
January 5, 2011
Fallon Looks Back on Crew Career and Forward to his Senior Season
Though growing up in Boston, Mass., where crew is very popular, senior captain, Wills Fallon had never rowed until he came to Santa Clara University.
November 18, 2010
Broncos Impressive in Final Fall Race
The Santa Clara University men’s rowing team wrapped up its fall season with an impressive showing at the Head of the Lagoon in Foster City, CA.
November 2, 2010
SCU Gains Early-Season Experience at Head of the American
The Santa Clara University men’s crew program started off its fall season at the Head of the American Regatta at Lake Natoma in Sacramento. Always a popular race, 14 boats competed in the Men’s Open 8, the featured event.
October 27, 2010
Veteran Crew Team Aiming to Repeat as Top Boat in WCC
After one of the most successful seasons in the history of Santa Clara University men’s crew, the team has returned to the Mission Campus this fall for its pre-dawn rows and double-day schedule in preparation for the upcoming racing seasons.