#8 Men's Crew Splits Races With Princeton In Content Cup

May. 1, 2005

Princeton, NJ - The eighth ranked Brown men's crew traveled down to fourth ranked Princeton on Saturday to face the Tigers in the Content Cup on Lake Carnegie. The two teams split the four races with the Tigers winning the varsity eight race. Brown's freshman eight kept its winning streak alive as it remains undefeated this season with a 0.5 second win over Princeton. The squad heads into its final regular season race with a 4-0 record. Brown also got a win in the third varsity race before dropping the second varsity race.

The Bears will face Boston University next weekend before turning their attention to the Eastern Sprints. Brown had been scheduled to open its season against the Terriers but bad weather conditions forced the race to be postponed.

Varsity Eight
Princeton-5:41.2
Brown-5:50.0

Second Varsity Eight
Princeton-6:01.7
Brown-6:13.5

Third Varsity Eight
Brown-6:08.4
Princeton-6:10.7

Freshman Eight
Brown-5:50.5
Princeton-5:51.0