Head Coach of the Rutgers Women’s Crew Max Borghard will be assisted by new Novice Women’s coach Heather Putnam. Heather is a ‘98 graduate of the University of Massachusetts. She served as an intern coach at Princeton, and last season led the novice women’s crew at Navy to the Grand Finals of the EAWRC Sprints, the first time a Navy women’s eight has made the Grand Finals since joining the league.
The Rutgers Lightweight Crew will be led by new coach Paul Hammond. Paul, a ’87 graduate of Rutgers, was an outstanding member of the lightweight crew, and went on to train with the United States National Team Training Center. He is assisted by Mike Levitsky. Mike, who won an EARC Sprints title as an undergraduate, was a captain of the Rutgers Varsity Heavyweight Crew, and last season served as an intern coach for the Rutgers freshmen while working on his 5 year Masters of Education degree.
Welcome to all of our new staff. Up-Stream, Red-Team.