Bears' Advance Varsity Boats To IRA Grand Finals

June 2, 2006

Camden, NJ - The Brown men's crew advanced both of its varsity boats to the grand finals of the 2006 IRA Championship. The varsity eight placed third in its semifinal on Friday behind Princeton and Washington while the second varsity eight won its repechage heat to earn spots in their respective grand finals. The freshman eight will appear in the petite final on Saturday after placing fourth in its semifinal. The open fours finished third in its rep on Friday and will compete in the third level final on Saturday.

MF8 S2
1 Washington 5:49.72
2 Harvard 5:54.89
3 Wisconsin 5:57.36
4 Brown 5:59.34
5 Boston U. 6:02.21
6 Yale 6:08.29

MV8 S2
1 Princeton 5:43.1
2 Washington 5:44.18
3 Brown 5:45.99
4 Wisconsin 5:47.14
5 Navy 5:53.73
6 Cornell 6:01.45

M2V8 R2
1 Brown 5:58.42
2 Syracuse 6:00.54
3 Boston U. 6:02.18
4 Michigan 6:04.81

MO4+ R1
1 Wisconsin B 6:38.52
2 Harvard 6:42.43
3 Brown 6:53.97
4 Michigan 6:57.39