WORCESTER, Mass. – The Holy Cross women's rowing team raced versus Colby, Connecticut College, Ithaca and William Smith on Saturday on Lake Quinsigamond. The second varsity eight earned its third first-place finish of the spring season.
The second varsity eight won with a time of 7:37.7, defeating William Smith (7:46.34) and Ithaca (7:54.41). William Smith (7:20.62) won the varsity eight race followed by Holy Cross (7:28.72), Ithaca (7:38.49), Colby (8:10.01) and Connecticut College (9:11.83).
Connecticut College "A" (8:45.34) took the varsity four race, while the Crusaders (9:01.51) placed second, Colby (9:10.60) finished third and Connecticut College "B" (9:37.85) placed fourth. Ithaca won the novice eight race with a time of 7:57.3, while William Smith (7:59.64) finished second and the Crusaders (8:45.61) placed third.
The Crusaders return to action when they race versus Connecticut on Sunday, April 22, at 11:00 a.m. on Lake Quinsigamond.