April 22, 2014

Women's Rowing To Take On Rutgers On April 27

Holy Cross Women's Rowing

Scoreboard: No team scores vs. Boston College & Connecticut, Worcester, Mass., 4/19
Schedule: Sunday, April 27 at Rutgers, New Brunswick, N.J., 8:00 a.m.

• The Holy Cross women's rowing team will travel to New Brunswick, N.J. to take on Rutgers on Sunday, April 27 on the Raritan River. Last year, the varsity eight, second varsity eight and third varsity eight defeated Rutgers.

• Last week, the Crusaders hosted Boston College and Connecticut on Saturday, April 19 on Lake Quinsigamond.

• After taking on Rutgers this week, Holy Cross will compete in the Eastern Sprints on Sunday, May 4.

• The Crusaders were picked to finish sixth in the 2014 Patriot League preseason poll. The Patriot League Championship will be held on Lake Quinsigamond in Worcester, Mass. on May 16. Navy, who won the Patriot League Championship last season, finished first with 121 total points and nine first-place votes. The Patriot League champion will earn a bid to the NCAA Rowing Championship, set for May 30-June 1 at Eagle Creek Park in Indianapolis. Last year, the Crusaders placed third at the Patriot League Championship.