Stillness. Silence. Pitch black. Then, a flutter in the dark. A heron takes flight, spreading its wings as it launches off a jagged stump sticking out of murky water.
Then back to stillness. Silen-
A rhythmic chunking sound breaks the silent…
A run of seven straight national titles ended for Western Washington University, but not without a courageous fight by the nationally No.1-ranked Vikings who finished second at the 11th annual NCAA Division II Women's Rowing National Championships. Humboldt State, which won both the four and…