April 26, 2011

Women's Rowing Set For New England Championship

Women's Rowing
Scoreboard:
4th of 6, Patriot League Championship, Worcester, Mass., 4/24
Schedule: Saturday, April 30, New England Championship, Worcester, Mass., 4/30

  • The Crusaders return to action on Lake Quinsigamond on Saturday, April 30, when they compete for the New England Championship at 8:00 a.m. Last season, the Crusaders tied for second out of 24 teams at the regatta. The second varsity eight boat earned a silver medal. The Crusaders placed second out of 24 teams at the 2009 New England Championship, placed third out of 14 teams in 2008 and second of 17 in 2007. 
  • The Crusaders placed fourth at the Patriot League Championship as Holy Cross placed third in the second varsity eight and the varsity four races, while they finished fourth in the varsity eight.
  • On April 17, the Crusaders took two of three races versus Boston College and Connecticut on Lake Quinsigamond. The varsity eight won the Irving-Christensen Cup.
  • After the New England Championship the Crusaders will compete at the ECAC Championship (May 8). The ECAC Championship is on Lake Quinsigamond.