Erika Reinke was named the Quantam Sailor of the Year at the Sperry Women’s National Championship Finals Friday afternoon, Boston College Athletics announced.
In addition to Reinke’s Sailor of the Year award, she was also named All-American, in addition to teammate Ally Donahue.
The award announcement was made amidst a second place finish for the Eagles at the Sperry Women’s National Championship Finals. The Eagles finished 23 points behind eventual winner Yale, which finished with 185 points in the championship round. Boston College was one of 18 teams to compete in the final round.
Despite coming in second, BC did nab the New England Women’s trophy based off its performance in the Championship Finals.
After Yale and BC, the Coast Guard Academy finished third with 259 points, URI finished fourth with 261 points, and Stanford finished fifth with 267 points.
BC is competing in the Laser Performance Team Race National Championship. Progress can be found here.