Buccaneer of the Week
November 10, 2014
The Buccaneer Varsity 8 won two races at the Stetson Fall Rowing Rendevouz. Angela Dasch, Jelena Momirov, Mandy Carper, Paula Klak, Paola Girotto, Beth Desmond, Rosie Boncheva, Ellie Hartman and Sara Rus Alba won the Collegiate 8+ race with a time of 18:13, 0:24 seconds better than second-place Jacksonville in the 12-boat race. The Bucs crew took the Women's Open 8+ with a time of 1:17.38. The host Hatters finished in 1:29.36.
Yunio Barrueta had 18 points and 14 rebounds, on 8-of-15 shooting in 32 minutes and the Buccaneers pushed the NCAA Division I seventh-ranked Florida Gators in a 79-70 loss in an exhibition game at the O'Connell Center. He had 11 defensive rebounds, leading the Bucs to a 42-39 edge on the boards over the Gators.