October 20, 2009

Crusaders Look Ahead To Princeton Chase Regatta

Scoreboard: No Team Scores, Head of the Charles Regatta, Cambridge, Mass., 10/17-18
Schedule: Sunday, Oct. 25, Princeton Chase Regatta, Princeton, N.J., 10:00 a.m. 

  • The Holy Cross women's rowing team will continue its fall campaign Sunday, Oct. 25 when it travels to Princeton, N.J. for the Princeton Chase Regatta. The events are scheduled to start at 10:00 a.m.
  • The team is coming off a strong showing against some of the best competition in the world at the Head of the Charles Regatta held Saturday and Sunday, Oct. 17-18. The women took 11th out of 41 in the Club Eight race and 13th out of 54 boats in the Club Four event on Saturday. On Sunday, with the weather having turned to rain and wind, the Crusaders took 14th out of 14 in the Lightweight Eight race.
  • The team had two boats compete in the women's open eight race at last year's Princeton Chase Regatta. Holy Cross' A boat took 32nd while the B boat crossed the line in 43rd place.
  • Following the Princeton Chase Regatta, the team's freshmen have two weeks to prepare for the Green Monster Regatta in Hanover, N.H. on Nov. 7.