Brown Reclaims Content Cup with Victory over Princeton

May 5, 2007

Princeton, NJ - The No. 7 Brown Men's Crew defeated No. 6 Princeton on Lake Carnegie in the Content Cup race on Saturday morning. After a solid win over Dartmouth last weekend, the Bears headed to Princeton and won all five races. The varsity eight edged the Tigers, posting a time of 5:46.9 as Princeton came in shortly behind with a 5:50.0.

Brown's second varsity eight had a convincing win over Princeton, as they crossed the line at 5:57.7 to the Tigers' 6:19.8. In the varsity four race, Brown "A" placed first with a 6:51.5, followed by Brown "B" with a 6:55.8 and Princeton with a 7:23.6.

Bruno's second freshman four came in first place with a 7:23.4 to the Tigers' 7:29.3, and in the novice eight race Brown took first with a 5:55.1 as Princeton came in right behind with a 5:58.7.

Up next, Brown will head to Worcester, MA for the EARC Sprints on Saturday, May 13.