USC Men’s Crew is in the midst of a great transition. We are working to bring new purpose and direction for the Trojan Navy. Former Head Coach Gene Kininmonth established some great relationships within the Trojan Family and channeled the gracious aid of oarsmen, alumni, parents and friends to create an accessible rowing program at USC.
The USC Men’s Crew began its Fall Campaign with a fresh start on their mind. With the addition of two new coaches and an unknown number of returning student athletes, this year’s crew has surprised at every turn.
Since late August, this year’s crew has accomplished a lot; trained well, brought in a great group of Novices, and found true leadership from the Varsity squad. The upperclassmen in particular have done an exceptional job leading the crew, showing urgency in their actions and commitment in each training session. They have rallied around a true love of rowing and a yearning to compete. [Read more…]