3 US crews win trials, qualify for London Olympics
The United States rowing squad for the London Games has been
completed after three crews won finals at the national Olympic
Ken Jurkowski easily won the men’s single sculls by nearly two
boat lengths to qualify for his second straight summer games.
Sara Hendershot and Sarah Zelenka, part of the foursome that won
gold at the 2011 world championships in Bled, Slovenia, rallied to
beat five-time national team members Jamie Redman and Amanda Polk
in the women’s pair event.
Silas Stafford and Tom Peszek will represent the U.S. in the
men’s pair after winning their trial on Mercer Lake in West