The Casitas Rowing club participated in the regional championships held during the weekend of May 4 through 6 and came home with several medals to show for its effort. The men’s varsity boat, featuring Joe Wells and Alex Legaspi with Coach Eric Gillett, was awarded bronze medals in the men’s lightweight double competition. The distinction came with an invitation to the Nationals Championships to be held June 8-10 at Lake Natoma in Folsom. Forty different teams and over 2,000 athletes competed in the regionals held in Sacramento with teams from Arizona, Hawaii, Nevada and California participating.