Bears Varsity Eight Take Seventh At Head of Charles

Oct. 23, 2005

Cambridge, MA - The Brown men's crew took part in the annual Head of the Charles regatta on Sunday in Cambridge, MA with the Bears taking seventh overall and third among colleges and universities entered in the headlining varsity eight race. The Brown alumni boat finished just a head of the collegiate boat in sixth place as Princeton won the event. The Bears seventh place finish is one of the team's best finishes in recent years.

The freshmen eight took fourth overall out of 43, beating out all four of its Ivy competitors. The varsity four placed 23rd overall with a one minute penalty.

For complete results from the Head of the Charles click here