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Jennifer Mehta, second from right, and her Gophers rowing teammates compete in the Head of the Mississippi, the first race of the year, at East River Flats Park in Minneapolis in October. (Submitted photo)

Gently down the stream: three MSA grads row for Gophers


The first time Mikayla Dalton got out of the boat, she didn’t feel too well.

“I was seasick,” she said. “I was like ‘oh my gosh, this is going to be a really long year.’”

It was her first practice session on the river as part of the rowing team at the University of Minnesota, and it didn’t go well -- not for her stomach, anyway.

Still, she wasn’t going to quit on the team that easily.

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Jace Frederick
Jace Frederick has been the sports editor at the Woodbury Bulletin and the South Washington County Bulletin since May 2014. Frederick graduated from the University of Minnesota with a degree in journalism.  Follow Frederick on Twitter @JaceFrederick