Tulsa Youth Rowing Association performed strongly in the time trials at the Central District Youth Rowing Championship and earned three invitations to USRowing Youth Nationals in June.
In the Women’s Junior Singles, Emory Oakes (Lincoln Christian) and Halee McMahan (Booker T. Washington) placed 1st and 3rd in the time trial to earn invites to the national competition. This is the first time Oakes has earned an invitational to nationals and marks the second time McMahan has earned the opportunity to represent Tulsa nationally.
In the Women’s Junior pair, the duo of Bethany Klingeman (Booker T. Washington) and Caroline Briggs (Holland Hall) earned a 2nd place finish in the time trial to win the silver medal and lock their bid for the national competition.
USRowing Youth Nationals will be in Sarasota, FL, at Nathan Benderson Park, June 8-11.