Varsity Eight Boat Places 2nd in Opening Weekend of Rowing

Varsity Eight Boat Places 2nd in Opening Weekend of Rowing

WORCESTER, Mass.--The Connecticut College men's and women's rowing teams opened the spring season in Central Massachusetts with a regatta on Lake Quinsigamond Saturday. 

In the women's varsity eight regatta, the Camels posted a time of 7:36 to place second in the four team field.  The women's novice eight boat placed second behind Clark with a time of 7:26. In the varsity four regatta, Connecticut College placed second in the five team field with a time of 8:07.  The Connecticut College B posted a time of 8:49, outlasting the Greyhounds from Assumption College in a fourth place showing.

The women's novice four regatta placed second behind Bowdoin with a time of 8:52.

In the men's varsity four regatta, Connecticut College placed third with a time of 7:48.

The Camels will return to Worcester next Saturday for their second regatta of the spring season on Lake Quinsigamond.