Women's Rowing to Open the Season At Head of the Housatonic
WORCESTER, Mass. – The Holy Cross women’s rowing team will open the season at the Head of the Housatonic Regatta.
THINGS YOU NEED TO KNOW:
- The Holy Cross women’s rowing team will start the 2017-18 season at the Head of the Housatonic Regatta on Oct. 7 in Shelton, Conn.
- The Crusaders will have two boats compete in the Division I eight at 11:00 a.m., one in the Collegiate Novice four race at 11:20 a.m., two in the Div. I four at 2:00 p.m., and one boat in the two open race at 2:30 p.m. For the full schedule click here.
- Holy Cross attended the Head of the Housatonic on Oct. 8, 2016.
- The Crusaders will return to Worcester for the Quinsigamond Snake Regatta on Oct. 14
DIGGINS ON THE RACE:
“The team is looking forward to racing at the Head of the Housatonic. Our young group has been working very hard and they are all excited to compete against some of the best crews in the country,” said Holy Cross head coach Patrick Diggins. “We like to get as much race experience possible, so, we will be rowing many of the athletes in two races. While everyone is excited for the weekend, we realize that this is our first step toward building a fast team for the spring. We’re hoping to make this a strong first step."