Olympic Trials Day 2

With only the heat winners to qualify directly for Thursday’s semifinals, Cicely Madden and Gevvie Stone did exactly that, winning heat 1 and heat 4 respectively. Semifinals will be Thursday, at 8:00 and 8:10 AM, and will be broadcast live on NBCSports.com.

Cicely at the start of heat 1, which she won by 2 seconds. Photo courtesy of USRowing

Alie Rusher and Maggie Fellows both placed second in heat 3 and heat 4, and will race in Wednesday’s repechage. Alie goes off at 8:08 am, followed by Maggie at 8:16.

Mary(L) and Emily(R) in the middle for the start of their heat. Photo courtesy of USRowing

In the lightweight women’s double, Mary Jones and Emily Schmieg also won their heat, and will advance directly to Thursday’s semifinals. Their semifinals will be held at 9:00 and 9:10am.