CENTER VALLEY, Pa. – Two members of the MIT women's openweight crew team were selected to the All-Patriot League squad that was announced by the league today. Erin Meyer (Austin, Texas) was named to the first team and senior Betsy Soukup (Austin, Texas) was selected to the second team. For Meyer it was her third career selection as an All-Patriot League performer, with Sokup getting picked for the first time
Both were part of the MIT Varsity 8 crew that placed third at the recent Patriot League championship, finishing five seconds behind champion Boston University and just a bit more than a second behind Bucknell for second. Their efforts helped the Engineers capture fourth overall at the league championships for a second straight year.