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Ivies in Tokyo- Day 3 Recap

24 Nov 2021 | 09:16 | Fencing

TOKYO – During day three of Olympic action, a trio of Columbia fencers took the strip for their 2020 Olympic debut. Nicole Ross faced Japan’s Yuka Ueno in a round-of-16 match, while Jackie Dubrovich battled Germany’s Leonie Ebert in a round-of-32 match in the individual foil competition. Jake Hoyle took on Korea’s Sangyoung Park in a round-of-32 match, as well.

Ross and Dubrovich will appear on the strip again in the women’s team foil event on Wednesday, July 28 at 8:00 p.m. Hoyle will compete in the men’s team épée on Thursday, July 29 at 9:00 p.m.

Princeton’s Kathleen Noble had her best finish yet in the Olympics with as her Ugandan boat finished second in the E semifinal of the women’s single sculls. Noble will race in the E final on Wednesday, July 28 at 8:06 p.m.

Yale’s Jack Lopas and his New Zealand double sculls crew found themselves with a fourth-place finish in the semifinal round. He will compete in the B final on Tuesday, July 27 at 7:20 p.m.

Dartmouth’s Molly Reckford dominated her race in the first of two repechages in the lightweight women’s double sculls. The U.S. won by nearly six seconds to advance to the semifinals on Wednesday, July 28 at 11:50 a.m.

Yale incoming Christina Bourbou’s Greek boat finished first, while Cornell’s Tracey Eisser assisted the U.S. to a second-place finish in their repechage. Both boats will advance to the women’s pair semifinals on July 28 at 12:30 p.m.

The Ivy match-up in the U.S. women’s double sculls boat of Princeton’s Gevvie Stone and Yale’s Kristina Wagner will get a chance to race for medals after their third-place finish in the semifinals. Stone and Wagner will take on The Netherlands, Lithuania, Canada, Romania and New Zealand in the final on Wednesday, July 28 at 9:18 a.m.

Princeton’s Claire Collins and her U.S. women’s four crew finished fifth in their repechage to allow them to race against Romania, Canada and Denmark in the B final for places 7-10 on Wednesday, July 28 at 8:30 a.m.

Princeton rower Hannah Scott and her Great Britain quadruple sculls team secured a fourth-place finish, while Brown’s Cicely Madden U.S. boat finished sixth in the women’s quadruple sculls repechage. Scott and Madden will also race in the B final for places 7-10 against New Zealand and France on Wednesday, July 28 at 9:00 a.m.

Harvard’s Juri-Mikk Udam placed second in the men’s quadruple sculls repechage to allow his Estonia boat to compete in the A Final on Tuesday, July 27 at 9:30 p.m.

Rowing will resume Wednesday at 8:10 a.m. local time (7:10 p.m. EST on Tuesday). Racing originally scheduled for Monday and Tuesday has been postponed due to incoming inclement weather in Tokyo.

For the most up-to-date schedule visit the official Olympics website, here.

Visit ivylg.co/IviesinTokyo and #OlympicIvy on social media to review coverage of the Ivies in Tokyo from opening to closing ceremony.

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