April 2, 2011

No. 5 Women's Crew Will Now Host No. 20 Radcliffe

PROVIDENCE, R.I. - The No. 20 Radcliffe heavyweight crew, which planned on hosting this weekend's event, will now travel to take on fifth-ranked Ivy League rival Brown on Saturday, April 2 at 8:36 a.m., on the Seekonk River.

Site Change
Saturday's races were originally scheduled for Cambridge's Charles River but were moved to Providence due to forecasted high winds that could make the Charles unrowable.

Racing Schedule
8:45 a.m. – Varsity eight
9:05 a.m. – Second varsity eight
9:25 a.m. – Third varsity eight
9:45 a.m. – Varsity four A&B

Last Time Out

In its spring debut last weekend at Princeton, Brown finished behind the then-No. 2 Tigers and ahead of No. 8 Michigan State in the varsity eight, second varsity eight and varsity four races. The Bears' varsity was 2.5 seconds back of Princeton and 3.7 ahead of the Spartans.