Lake St. Clair Classic Fall Team Race


Sunday, October 6:

Sailors arrived the GPYC Sailing Center at 8:30AM to warmer temperatures, however, it was raining. At the Competitor’s Meeting, the Team Racing format was discussed. The umpire Lance Smotherman was introduced and the flag system for judging was described in detail. The Team Racing combinations that produce a winning combination were discussed. 27 races were completed which included a gold round of 6 races at the finale. The sun came out and the Southwest winds increased. The following places were awarded: First place to Grosse Pointe South Blue, Second place to Cranbrook Kingswood Blue, Third place to Grosse Pointe South White (mixed), and Fourth place to Grosse Pointe South Gold.

Final Results

1Grosse Pointe SouthGrosse Pointe South High SchoolBlue8/1Jacob Schaupeter '21Aidan King '21
Julia Hudson '20Gwen Hudson '20
Billy Vogel '21Charlie Gmeiner '23
2Cranbrook KingswoodCranbrook KingswoodBlue7/2Adrian Stone '20Gefei (Ken) Zhu '21
Henry Gonzalez '21Paige Gorman '21
Charlie Gonzalez '23Veena Bulusu '23
3Grosse Pointe SouthGrosse Pointe South High SchoolWhite (Mixed)5/4Braden Vogel '24Matt Schulte '20
Gavin Webster '24Andrew Michels '21
Lauren Carron '24Boaz Selinger '22
4Grosse Pointe SouthGrosse Pointe South High SchoolGold4/5Anna Carron '21Eva Paschke '20
Christina Thomas '21Fritz Woerner '20
Ellie Groustra '22Colin Hexter '23
Quinn Cassidy '23
5Toledo Technology AcToledo Technology AcademyMixed2/4Mallory Dietsch '23Kassidy Kennedy '22
Cordelia Vanderveer '22Brendan Decator '23
Brendan Decator '23Anshi Pasha '22 *
Mike Reynolds '22 *Cordelia Vanderveer '22
Lily Schwartz '21 *Lily Schwartz '21 *
Anshi Pasha '22
6West BloomfieldWest Bloomfield High SchoolMIXED Green1/5Jake Elsen '21Vinny Paliga '24
Frank Bachulis '22Caden Meyers '22
Walter Paliga '22John Riordan '22
7Detroit Country DayDetroit Country Day SchoolMIXED Blue0/6Liam Hounsell '23Dwight Ellis '20
Kaya Donat '20Miles Kohn '25
Miles Laker '23Rodrigo Flores '24
Dane Greenwood '23