April 10, 2012

Crusaders To Hit The Road For The Knecht Cup

Holy Cross Women's Rowing

Scoreboard:
No team scores vs. Boston College & UMass, Worcester, Mass., 4/7
Schedule:
Saturday & Sunday, April 14-15 at Knecht Cup, Camden, N.J.

  • The Holy Cross women's rowing team will compete at the Knecht Cup on Saturday and Sunday, April 14-15, on the Cooper River in Camden, N.J. The last time the Crusaders rowed at the Knecht Cup was on April 13, 2008. This season's Patriot League Championship and Eastern Sprints are also on the Cooper River.
  • The second varsity eight has two first-place finishes so far during the spring season and one second-place finish. On March 31, the Crusaders finished first versus Simmons and Smith, while on April 1, HC defeated Bates, Trinity, Wellesley, WPI and Rochester. On April 7, the Crusaders placed second as Boston College finished first and UMass placed third.
  • The Crusaders will next return for two straight regattas on Lake Quinsigamond. Holy Cross will take on Colby, Connecticut College, Ithaca and William Smith (April 21) and then Connecticut (April 22). The Crusaders will return to the Cooper River for the Patriot League Championship (April 29). After Holy Cross competes on Lake Quinsigamond at the New England Championship (May 5), the Crusaders will return to Camden for the Eastern Sprints (May 13).