HANOVER, N.H. — Chandler Salisbury '13, Madilyn Gamble '13, Kelsey Wheeler '14 and Sarah Peck '14 have been named the NEISA Women's Sailors of the Week, the New England Intercollegiate Sailing Association has announced. The four were honored for their performance at the Urn Trophy, which Dartmouth won by a 30-point margin.
Sailing in B Division, Salisbury and Gamble teamed up to sail the first six races, winning two of them and averaging just four points per race. Wheeler and Peck closed out the event with three straight race wins, allowing Dartmouth to pull away from the field and earn a convincing win at the women's fall conference championship
As a team, the Big Green finished first of 18 teams. Dartmouth tallied a combined score of just 27 points, a solid 30 points ahead of second-place finisher MIT.
The Big Green return to action Nov. 10-11 for the Atlantic Coast Championships.