Rowing Teams to Finish Fall Season at Head of the Schuylkill Regatta

Oct. 27, 2005

Worcester, Mass. - The Holy Cross rowing teams will conclude their fall season of competition this Saturday when they head to Philadelphia, Pa. for the 2005 Head of the Schuylkill Regatta. Known as "Philadelphia's Fall Rowing Classic," the event is scheduled to host 23 races this year.

The Crusaders will send six teams into the competition: men's championship heavyweight eight, men's championship lightweight eight, men's open four, women's championship heavyweight eight, women's club eight and women's open four.

Holy Cross is coming off last weekend's race at the Head of the Charles Regatta in Boston. In the collegiate eights competition the women took 14th as the men placed 23rd.

For more information on the Head of the Schuylkill Regatta including directions and race times, visit the race website at