Bears' Varsity Eight Rows To First Victory of the Season

April 23, 2005

Hanover, NH - The Brown men's crew took two of three races from Dartmouth on Saturday to earn the Atalanta Cup. The Bears' varsity eight recorded its first victory of the season, defeating the Big Green, 5:15-5:18.

Dartmouth took an open water victory in the second varsity eight race while Brown's freshman crew dominated the Big Green. The Bears' first boat timed in at 5:29.3 while the second boat clocked in at 5:37.6. The Big Green finished a distant third with a time of 5:42.3.

The Bears will be back in action next Saturday at Princeton.

Varsity 8:
Brown 5:15
Dartmouth 5:18

2nd Varsity 8:
Dartmouth 5:31.2
Brown 5:41.0

Frosh 8:
Brown 5:29.3
Brown 2nd 5:37.6
Dartmouth 5:42.3