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Irish Advance To Four ACC Grand Finals

Preliminaries have set the stage for Sunday morning’s races to determine the ACC Championship.

The University of Notre Dame rowing team stayed in contention for the Atlantic Coast Conference title and a spot in the NCAA Championship field by earning a spot in four of five Grand Finals at the ACC Championship at Lake Hartwell in Clemson, South Carolina, on Friday evening.

The Third Varsity Eight (3V8), First Varsity Four (1V4), Second Varsity Eight (2V8) and First Varsity Eight (1V8) all advanced to the six-boat Grand Finals on Saturday morning.

The 3V8 will be the third seed behind Virginia and Duke with the Grand Final set for 8:05 a.m. ET. The 1V4 will be the fifth seed and hit the course at 9:05 a.m., followed by the fifth-seeded 2V8 at 9:30 a.m. ET. The racing will conclude with the 1V8 in the Grand Final at 9:55 a.m. with the fourth-best preliminary time.

ACC Network Extra coverage is available for the finals on Saturday starting at 8:00 a.m. ET. Live results are also available throughout the competition.

3V8 – Heat 1

Alex LeeEllie DaumLauren KellyMary Grace PhelanAudrey ReganAlexandra PeytonMeghan GreeneAnalisa Pines and coxswain Rosemary McGovern.

1. Virginia, 6:40.370

2. NOTRE DAME, 6:51.101

3. Louisville, 6:54.067

4. North Carolina, 7:18.029

5. Miami, 7:25.907

2V4 – Heat 2

Molly PierceBrenna HalliganKatie WiedenhoftCaroline Hills and coxswain Tala Mansouri.

1. Duke, 7:27.856

2. Clemson, 7:29.747

3. Miami, 7:31.331

4. NOTRE DAME, 7:48.460

1V4 – Heat 2

Madeline CoadyKatharine JohnsonRegan KeadySamantha Manfreda and coxswain Cailey Brogan.

1. Duke, 7:14.170

2. Clemson, 7:21.153

3. NOTRE DAME, 7:27.767

4. North Carolina, 7:31.561

2V8 – Heat 1

Evelyn McManusJennifer GrothMara BhallaChloe HemmAnja RenkesIsabella BalderHana FerreroAshley Young and coxswain Mary Ryan.

1. Virginia, 6:31.366

2. Clemson, 6:40.070

3. NOTRE DAME, 6:40.839

4. Boston College, 6:49.295

5. Miami, 6:51.863

1V8 – Heat 2

Julia RandallEmily StinebaughAllegra SodiLaura MiglioreHalena HadiMarielle CorbettKelly FischerElizabeth Schrieber and coxswain Colleen Visnic.

1. Virginia, 6:26.358

2. NOTRE DAME, 6:34.528

3. Clemson, 6:36.059

4. Miami, 6:36.872