January 30, 2002

BROWN MEN'S CREW ANNOUNCES 2002 SEASON SCHEDULE

Jan. 30, 2002

Brown competed in four races this fall, posting strong showings in each race. The spring looks promising, as the Bears continue their pre-season training.

Brown first competed at the Connecticut Regatta (Oct. 7), placing 1st in novice fours, intermediate eights, and novice fours. The team also earned 2nd, 3rd, 4th,and 5th place finishes in pairs. At the Stonehurst Regatta (Oct.14), the men placed 2nd in first eights, while the second eights placed 13th.

The final two competitions came on October 20 and November 17. First, at the annual Head of the Charles race, the Bears placed 6th in the championship fours and 19th in the championship eights. At the Foot of the Charles (Nov. 17), Brown placed 3rd in freshman eights.

Brown anxiously awaits the start of the season and hopes to improve upon last season's 4th place finish at the Eastern Sprints.