Oct. 23, 2005
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. - Competing against universities and rowing clubs, the Bulldogs finished among the best intercollegiate squads at the Head of the Charles on Sunday.
In the Lightweight Eight race, the Elis finished in third behind the Riverside Boat Club and the New York Athletic Club. Yale was the top finisher among universities with a time of 15:37.192.
The Bulldogs also finished third in the Lightweight Four race, again finishing tops among intercollegiate competitors with a time of 17:49.231. The Ottawa Rowing Club won the race with a time of 17:15.230.
In the Youth Eight race, which included both heavyweight and lightweight boats, Yale finished in eighth and posted the best time, 17:25.521, among lightweight teams.
For complete results, visit www.hocr.org. The Bulldogs host the Yale invitational on Nov. 5.
Report filed by Sean Singer '06, Yale Sports Publicity