Coming off a national championship in June, the Newport Aquatic Center junior rowing program does not want to rest on its laurels.
Nick D’Antoni, in his fourth year back coaching the program after leading the 2008 and 2009 teams to national titles, knows that the season is long.
But it was nevertheless a good showing for the Newport Aquatic Center on Sunday, when it competed at the San Diego Fall Classic regatta at Mission Bay.
The NAC boys’ varsity eight of Nathan Porter, Frank Choumas, Christian Boudreau, Grant Person, Will Gleason, Jake Marlo, Blake Richter, Spencer Ewanick and coxswain Zach Casler won their race. Marlo is a senior at Corona del Mar High, while...