Each semester the Villanova Sailing team competes in about five regattas within the MAISA conference. 
The team travels all along the east coast over the weekends to compete.


  • War Memorial 2015 The Villanova sailing team headed up to Cornell this weekend to compete in the War Memorial Regatta. The top 8 teams would move on to the ACCs and the next seven to the ACTs. Everyone knew the regatta would be a difficult one, racing against the best teams in our division. However, our team remained optimistic.                  Saturday featured freezing temperatures and extremely light air - a tough combination. A division was sailed by freshman Trevor Keorwer and crew Liz Day. The duo held strong through the many abandonments and delays, ending the day with a 16th, 12th, 18th and an impressive 10th. B division pair Pete McMillian and Austin Tipp also fared well, coming off the water ...
    Posted Nov 4, 2015, 10:00 AM by Sailing Officers
  • Kings Point Dinghy Open 2015  This past weekend, October 24-25, the sailing team travelled to Kings Point, New York to compete in the Kings Point Dinghy Open. The weekend maintained chilly overcast conditions with directional wind shifts amounting to about 300 degrees. With the large size of our team this year we entered two berths into the regatta. Sailing for Villanova 1 in A fleet was skipper Bailey Cornog ’19 and crew Austin Tipp ’18. In B fleet, skipper Peter McMillan ’19 and crew Jack Dyment ’18. For Villanova 2 in A fleet was skipper Connor Hennessey ’19 with crew Lawson Buckley ’18. Skipper Harrison Paige ’19 and Kalin Schultz ’19 sailed in the B fleet.     Saturday, the breeze was light with gusts of ...
    Posted Oct 27, 2015, 12:00 PM by Sailing Officers
  • ODU Fall Qualifier 2015 Left to right: Liz Day, Jack Dyment, Lawson Buckley, Trevor Koerwer, Bailey Cornog, Pete McMillan    The Villanova sailing team headed down to Old Dominion University in Norfolk, Virginia to sail in the Henry Luce Trophy, the second qualifier for the War Memorial this past weekend. In order to qualify, the team had to place top six (excluding ODU). Although the regatta fell on the second weekend of fall break, everyone was excited to compete. Saturday featured a light to moderate breeze. Skipper Bailey Cornog ’19 and crew Lawson Buckley ‘18 went out to sail A division. The pair started off the day with a 9th and a 4th. Next, skipper Pete McMillan ’19 with crew Liz Day ’18 pulled out ...
    Posted Oct 21, 2015, 10:55 AM by Sailing Officers
  • Central Fall Qualifier 2015     This past weekend, the Villanova sailing team competed in the Central Fall Qualifier in Monmouth, New Jersey. All members of the team were eager to go and compete in the first competition of the season! With the knowledge that only the top four teams from our division would qualify for the War Memorial, everyone was ready to buckle down. Saturday morning had light winds that eventually built to gusts of 14 mph in the afternoon. Skipper Trevor Koerwer‘19 and crew Liz Day’18 started off the day sailing in A division, coming in 6th and then 8th place. Skipper Bailey Cornog’19 with crew Austin Tipp’18 sailed next in B division earning Villanova an 8th and an impressive ...
    Posted Oct 21, 2015, 10:55 AM by Sailing Officers
  • America's Trophy 2015 From left to right: Dominic Re '15, Liz Day '18, David Aldian '17, Austin Tipp '18, Jack Dyment '18, Julianna Lee '17, Lawson Buckley '18         This past weekend (May 2-3), the Villanova sailing team traveled down to Old Dominion University in Virginia to compete in the America’s Cup Trophy. There, they raced against the best 18 teams in the MAISA division, the top nine of which move on to semis in Rhode Island. Although nervous, the team was very optimistic going up against competitive teams such as Georgetown and St.Mary’s.         Day one of the race featured favorable conditions with winds ranging around 8-10 mph. Skipper Domenic Re ‘15 with crew Liz Day ‘18 began the ...
    Posted May 4, 2015, 5:56 PM by Sailing Officers
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Spring 2016


Christopher Newport University
Newport News, VA

Nova Open
Philadelphia, PA

Grant Qualifier

April 30-May 1
America's Trophy
SUNY Maritime
Bronx, NY

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