Lightweight Crew Earns a Second Place Finish in the Eights at the Head of the Charles

Oct. 19, 2003

The lightweight crew team finished in second place at the Head of the Charles regatta Lightweight Eights races and picked up a ninth place finish in the Fours.

In the Lightweight Fours, the Bulldogs finished in ninth place with a time of 17:06.398, while in the Eights race, Yale had its best showing of the day, coming in at 2nd place out of 22 teams with a time of 14:47.594

The New York Athletic Club won both events, with times of 15:49.633 and 14:35.133 in the two events.

The Head of the Charles regatta is one of the most famous crew races in the world, and draws participants from all over the United States and other countries.

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