Rowing Novice Eight Earns Second at Foot of Charles
Nov. 18, 2013
Chestnut Hill, Mass.- The Boston College rowing team competed at the annual Foot of the Charles, racing seven boats on Saturday, Nov. 16 on the team’s home course, the Charles River, to close out the fall season for BC.
The BC freshmen showed tremendous speed and depth in the Freshmen/Novice Eight Event. The “A” boat finished second behind Radcliffe, and the “B” boat placed fifth. Both freshmen eights finished with the best times Boston College has ever rowed at this event, 13:15.9 and 13:46.0.
The Eagles Varsity Fours all raced well in the most challenging event of the day. The “A” boat placed 16th with a time of 14:47.9. The “B” and “C” boat finished 19th and 20th, only two seconds apart with times of 14:51.5 and 14:53.5. The “D” boat finished 26th with a time of 15:06.0.
The entire Boston College team made great strides this fall and looks forward to racing in the Spring.
View the entire listing of results from Foot of the Charles here.
Boston College Boats
Varsity Four A
Varsity Four B
Varsity Four C
Varsity Four D
Freshmen/Novice Eight A
Freshmen/Novice Eight B
Third Varsity Eight A