Holy Cross Race Report

The V8 started off the day of racing with and exciting match-up against HC. The Bison got out of the blocks clean and at 500 in, our V8 was sitting about 2 seats up. Holy Cross responded well in the second 500 reversing that margin and pushing their bow ahead. Both crews battled hard in…

Michigan race report

The racing last weekend against Michigan was tough and exciting across a few dimensions. Certainly the battles between the 1st Varsity crews and the 1st Freshman crews highlighted the racing, but the real battle was versus mother nature. The original schedule was compressed into a furious bout of morning racing with both men’s and women’s…

Knecht Cup report

This weekend’s racing at the Knecht Cup was done under very fine conditions following a brutal Friday practice session under rain, strong winds, and temps in the 40’s. As the regatta dried out Saturday morning the team rolled into the venue ready to race and feeling confident. The day got off to a good start…

San Diego Crew Classic

The San Diego Crew Classic turned out to be a great weekend of growth for the 1st Varsity 8. The trip started with an early 4am EST departure from campus Friday morning and included stop overs in Harrisburg and Newark airports. We arrived in San Diego at 12pm PST and after arriving at the hotel…

Team finds success at Ithaca Invite

This weekends racing was full of challenges: the truck broke down on the side of the road-sub freezing racing temps-strong headwinds-tough racing. The end result was all challenges were met full on and we are better prepared to succeed as we move towards the heart of our racing schedule in April. Racing up against Cornell…