Bears Take On Impressive Field at Princeton Chase

Princeton, N.J. – Brown women's crew competed for the second-straight week, traveling to New Jersey to take part in the annual Princeton Chase. The women's field was an impressive one and featured the last two NCAA champions--Brown and Virginia--and the last two programs to win the varsity eight final at NCAAs--Princeton and Yale. 

In the women's varsity open eight, both Brown's "A" and "B" boats finished in the top 15. Brown took 12th overall with a time 15:33.88 and 14th at 15:50.48. Virginia finished first at 14:35.17, followed by Princeton, Yale and Cornell.

The Bears also entered a "C" and "D" boats into the field, which finished with times of 16:43.48 and 17:15.75, respectively.

Brown now has a week off before taking on the Foot of the Charles on Saturday, Nov. 12.