OLMA crew takes silver



The Our Lady of Mercy Academy Senior Quad won the silver medal at the Garden State Scholastic Rowing Championships held on April 30 on the Cooper River. Rowers from the Newfield school competed with high schools from throughout New Jersey. The OLMA Senior Quad is composed of (from left) Abigail Kazan, a senior from Millville, Alanna Zappariello, a junior from Minotola, Rebekah Catalana, a junior from Vineland, and Toni Labelle, a junior from Sicklerville. They are coached by Lou Renzulli and Sean O’Brikis. OLMA also entered a junior quad 4X and a novice 8+ group in the event. OLMA crew will compete May 8 in the Philadelphia City Championships on the Schuylkill River, May 15 in the Atlantic County Championships on Lake Lenape in Mays Landing and May 20 and 21 in the Stotesbury Cup on the Schuylkill River.