Men's and Women's Rowing Begins Season At Textile River Regatta

Sept. 28, 2005

Worcester, Mass. - The Holy Cross men's and women's rowing teams will begin their 2005 fall season this Sunday, October 2 at the Textile River Regatta in Lowell, Mass.

Leading the men's team are captains Gregory Connors (Devon, Pa.) and Bryce Ritzel (Easton, Conn.). Seniors Abby Talcott (Manhasset, N.Y.) and Jane Webster (Carver, Mass.) are the captains on the women's side.

Holy Cross will be competing in six events including the men's open eight, men's club eight, men's lightweight eight, men's open four, women's open eight and women's club eight. Other schools that will be participating in the regatta are UMass-Amherst, New Hampshire, Tufts, MIT and WPI.

Click here for a complete race schedule for the Textile River Regatta and directions to the event.