Men’s Crew Places Fifth Overall at Head of the Fish Regatta

Photo by Mark Box
Photo by Mark Box

THE BASICS:

Regatta: Head of the Fish Regatta
Result:
5th of 21
Location: Saratoga Springs, N.Y. (Lee's Park)
Date: Saturday, October 29, 2016
The Lead: The Wesleyan University men's crew finished fifth overall out of 21 boats in the Varsity 8 Saturday afternoon at the Head of the Fish Regatta to wrap up its 2016 fall season.

REGATTA HIGHLIGHTS:

  • The Cardinals' boat finished ahead of NESCAC foes Middlebury and Williams, while also crossing the finish line faster than several Division I crews.
  • Wesleyan also placed second in the Second Varsity 8 behind Columbia University and ahead of Tufts.
  • In the Novice Four 4+, the Cardinals finished 13th overall in a 22-boat field.

UP NEXT:

  • Saturday's race concludes the 2016 fall schedule for Wesleyan men's crew, which was highlighted by a first place finish at the Riverfront Recapture Regatta. The full spring schedule will be posted to athletics.wesleyan.edu when available.

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