Bears Place Second In Championship Eight Race At Head of Connecticut

Oct. 14, 2004

Middletown, CT - The Brown women's crew team placed second in the Championship Eights race at the Head of the Connecticut Regatta. The Bears "A" boat timed in at 20:11.33. The Riverside Boat Club won the event. Brown's "B" and "C" boats placed fourth and fifth respectively behind Riverside's "B" boat.

In the women's intermediate eights race, Brown placed first with a time of 21:17.23, over 17 seconds faster than second place finisher Fordham. The Bears also placed fourth in the novice eights race with a time of 21:57.33.

Next up on Brown's fall schedule will be the annual Head of the Charles Regatta from Oct. 23-24.