Ransom Everglades' girls junior quad of Ana Cecilia Gonzalez '23, Kathryn Serra '23, Ysa Jadotte '23 and Isa Leiser '23 won a state championship at the Florida Scholastic Rowing Association Sculling Championships in Sarasota on April 9-10 as Thomas Segrera '23 claimed runner-up honors in the boys varsity single event. The two teams also advanced to the Scholastic Rowing Association of America National Championship Regatta in Camden, N.J., May 27-28
Ransom Everglades sent 19 athletes in six events to compete in the state championship, which drew 381 athletes at various levels from 39 clubs and teams statewide. The girls quad finished 10th overall in the junior quad event and first among scholastic entries. Segrera claimed sixth overall in the varsity single, finishing second among schools.
The team was led by coach Richie Fredericks.
RE's girls freshman quad finished sixth in the B final; the boys freshman quad was first in the C final; the boys junior quad was fifth in the B final; and the boys junior double was third in the C final.
Founded in 1903, Ransom Everglades School is a coeducational, college preparatory day school for grades 6 - 12 located on two campuses in Coconut Grove, Florida. Ransom Everglades School produces graduates who "believe that they are in the world not so much for what they can get out of it as for what they can put into it." The school provides rigorous college preparation that promotes the student's sense of identity, community, personal integrity and values for a productive and satisfying life, and prepares the student to lead and to contribute to society.