Women's Rowing Takes On Rhode Island & Rutgers

March 24, 2007


NORTH KINGSTOWN, R.I. - The Holy Cross women's rowing team opened up the spring season by competing against Rhode Island and Rutgers on the Narrow River on Saturday morning. The Crusaders finished in third place in the varsity eight with a time of 7:30.6. Rhode Island won the race in a time of 7:06.8, while Rutgers came in third in 7:13.1.

In the day's other races, Holy Cross placed third in the second varsity eight (7:52.6), second in the third varsity eight (8:15.0) and fourth in the freshman/novice eight (7:59.2).

The Crusaders return to the water on Sunday, March 25, when they face Villanova and Loyola on the Cooper River in Camden, N.J.