The NCAA Division I Women’s Rowing Committee selected 15th-ranked Washington State to compete in the national championships, the NCAA announced Tuesday.
The Cougars, one of five Pac-12 Conference teams in the 22-team field, will make their six consecutive appearance and their 12th overall.
The event runs May 25-27 in Sarasota, Florida.
Gonzaga qualified by winning last weekend’s West Coast Conference Championships.
North Idaho (45-3) received the No. 1 seed to the Northwest Athletic Conference Championships, which begin Friday at Merkel Sports Complex.
The Cardinals will open at 12:30 p.m. Friday against East Region rival Columbia Basin (15-29).
NIC and Community Colleges of Spokane will help host the tournament. CCS, despite having a better conference and overall record than tournament selections Columbia Basin and Big Bend, didn’t make the field.
Subscribe to the sports newsletter
Get the day’s top sports headlines and breaking news delivered to your inbox by subscribing here.