April 25, 2004

Cornell Defeats the Lightweight Crew Team in Afternoon Race

April 25, 2004

Racing for the second time of the day after winning the Durand Cup in the morning, the lightweight crew team fell to Cornell in the Varsity race, finishing in 5:31.4 to Cornell's 5:29.4.

In the 2nd Varsity Eight race, Cornell also defeated the Elis by the time of 5:41.3 to 5:46.. The Bulldogs won the other three races in the regatta, including the Varsity Four, Frosh--which Yale won by less than a second--and 2nd Frosh Four.

The races were sailed with strong tailwind and variable chop.

Varsity Eight
C: 5:29.4
Y: 5:31.4

2nd Varsity Eight C: 5:41.3 Y: 5:46.8

Varsity Four Y: 6:33.8 C: 6:34.5

2nd Frosh 4+ Y: 6:38.4 C: 6:39.8

Frosh/Novice Eight Y: 5:42.7 C: 5:43.5