Win By ¾ Of A Length
Yale's senior four got off to a strong start at the Henley Women's Regatta. The Bulldogs defeated Oxford Brookes University of England by three-quarters of a boat length to advance in the Frank V Harry Cup.
"Our four raced with great energy and excitement," Yale head coach Will Porter said. "It was a good start. Let's hope they keep it going tomorrow."
The Bulldogs finished with a time of 5:28.
Yale will face a crew from Bowdoin College on Saturday.
The Bulldogs second varsity also will race in the senior eight on Saturday.
Report filed by Tim Bennett, Yale Sports Publicity