Women's Rowing To Compete In Four Regattas This Fall
2016 Fall Schedule
The Holy Cross women’s rowing team has announced its 2016 fall schedule.
OCTOBER 8 - HEAD OF THE HOUSATONIC
The Crusaders will kick off the 2016 fall season when it travels to Shelton, Conn., to compete at the Head of the Housatonic Regatta. The event is hosted by the New Haven Rowing Club. The last time the Crusaders attended this event was on Oct. 8, 2005.
OCTOBER 15 - SNAKE REGATTA
The Snake Regatta is held on Lake Quinsigamond. The varsity eight has finished in the top five in seven of the past nine Snake Regattas. That record includes silver in 2008, bronze in 2009, gold in 2012, bronze in 2013, bronze in 2014 and bronze in 2015.
OCTOBER 22-23 - HEAD OF THE CHARLES
This will be the 52nd Head of the Charles Regatta. It is the largest two-day rowing event. In 1993, the club eight won the event and in 2012 the club eight finished second. The event is hosted by the Cambridge Boat Club.
OCTOBER 29 - HEAD OF THE SCHUYLKILL
This will be the 44th Head of the Schuylkill Regatta and the seventh straight appearance in the event for Holy Cross. In 2010, Holy Cross won the points trophy. The regatta is hosted by the University Barge Club.