Shea Places Sixth in 14 Team Field at NE Singlehanded Champ.
NEW LONDON, Conn.--The Connecticut College sailing program hosted the New England Singlehanded Championship on the Thames River this weekend.
Senior Maggie Shea (Wilmette, Ill.) placed sixth in the 14 team field, narrowly missing out on a bid to nationals with a score of 80 points.
Senior Elizabeth Barry of Brown University won the regatta with a score of 47 points. Boston College junior Anne Haeger placed second with a score of 54 points. Coast Guard senior Krysta Rhode took third place with 57 points.
Yale University sophomores Emily Billing and Claire Dennis grabbed the final two spots for nationals in fourth and fifth place with respective scores of 58 and 67 points for the weekend.
October 3, 2010