April 7, 2007

No. 1 Ranked Women's Crew Defeats Rutgers

April 7, 2007

New Brunswick, NJ - The No. 1 ranked Brown women's crew placed first in all three races against Rutgers on Saturday afternoon.

Brown's varsity eight came in 22 seconds ahead of Rugers, crossing the line at 6:28.5, while Rutgers varsity eight crossed the line at 6:50.5. In the second varsity eight race, two Brown crews secured the top two places, as Rutgers came in third. Brown's second varsity eight came in at 6:46.2 and was followed by its third varsity crew at 6:57.1. Rutgers finished at 7:04.4.

In the freshman/novice eight race, Brown recorded another first-place finish with a 6:39.6. Rutgers placed second with a 7:05.2.

The Bears will take on Boston University on Friday, April 13 at 5:00 p.m. at the Hunter S. Marston Boathouse.