I keep in touch regularly with several of my UCI crewmates. Dan Angress was my “Best Man”, and I was “Best Man” at weddings for Karl Schnakenburg and Jay Collins. […]
I will always be thankful that I was approached by UCI Crew coach, Bob Newman, while registering for my first semester of classes in the fall of 1978 as a […]
What did being UCI first captain of the crew mean to you? Any specific moments of leadership you can highlight on?
I was so proud of being Coach Hecht’s first UCI team captain. There were several bigger, stronger guys (Paul Ryan and Don Burns to name a couple) on our team. […]
Everything was new and exciting: new school, new crew team and coach, new boathouse and equipment and, for all of us, a brand new sport. You didn’t have to worry about […]
Duvall Y. Hecht (How can you NOT row for a coach with a name like that!)
1965 was the first year for the UCI crew. We were all green and Coach […]