Oarswomen Take Five At Boston University

April 15, 2006

Boston, MA- -

The Brown women's crew turned in another perfect all-around performance on Saturday, sweeping five races at Boston University. Also taking part in the races were Texas and UMass. The tenth ranked varsity eight posted a 12 second victory over second place BU and won the other three of the other four races with ease. This marks the second straight week Brown has recorded a five race sweep.

The varsity eight is now 5-2 on the season while the second varsity eight remains undefeated with a 7-0 mark. The novice eight is now 6-1 after pulling out a two second win over Texas in what was the most closely contested race of the day.

Varsity Eight
Brown: 6:56.4
BU: 7:08.7
UMass: 7:12.0
Texas: 7:16.5

Second Varsity Eight
Brown: 7:05.5
Texas: 7:24.2
BU: 7:24.9
UMass: 7:47.0

Varsity Four:
Brown "B": 7:57.55
Brown "A": 8:12.67
BU: 8:21.55
Texas: 8:27.20
UMass: 9:01.59

Novice Eight:
Brown: 7:15.1
Texas: 7:17.1
BU: 7:48.7
UMass: 7:57.9

V4 B + 2N4:
Brown VB: 8:12.8
Brown 2N: 8:27.8
BU VB: 8:44.6
UMass 2N: 9:26.9