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Crew team advances to Nationals

Savion Fordham (10) and Rafael Carrion (11) rigged a white quad the first morning of racing as the sun rose behind them.

Harmony Tarpein

April 10, 2017

Before the sun began to peak over the horizon, rowers shuffled slowly up to the boat trailer to begin a long weekend of intense competition. At 6:30 am, the work began. Over the next two days, the HHS crew team would compete against schools who fought to take titles and national qualifying spots ...

Crew continues competition tradition

Junior Luis Cuevas prepares the crowd for the sacrifice while freshman Vivek Kondapavuluru beats on a water cooler.

Michael Strobl

April 6, 2017

The loud banging of water jug drums ring through the air. The Hillsborough River is flooded with a mixture of protein powder, fish and pudding. Prayers are being made to the river gods for good luck in the coming weeks. This can only mean one thing: a new season of crew has begun. Before compet...

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