Niskayuna Rowing boat wins national title

Members of the Niskayuna Rowing team carry boats to the water during an April 21 practice in Niskayuna. (Michael Kelly/Gazette Reporter)Members of the Niskayuna Rowing team carry boats to the water during an April 21 practice in Niskayuna. (Michael Kelly/Gazette Reporter)

BY MICHAEL KELLY
Gazette Reporter

CHERRY HILL, N.J. — At the May 22-23 Scholastic Rowing Association of America Championships, the Niskayuna Rowing boys junior quad won a national title.

The Niskayuna team of Noah Chaskin, Austin Dobson, Jack Lampman, and Liam McGrinder won the Men’s JV 4X race with a time of 4:48.081.

Also at the event, Niskayuna’s senior boys quad finished in fourth place in its division, while the girls’ senior eight came in fourth in the petite final.

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Michael Kelly
Michael Kelly is a sports reporter for Your Clifton Park and Your Niskayuna, weekly print publications of The Daily Gazette. Kelly grew up in Clifton Park and graduated from Shenendehowa High School in 2006. He is also a 2010 graduate of the Stony Brook University School of Journalism. Kelly's work has been honored by the New York News Publishers Association, the New York State Associated Press Association, and the Associated Press Sports Editors. His work has previously been featured in The (Amsterdam) Recorder, The Saratogian, and Albany Times Union.