Sailing Posts Fine Performances Despite Inclement Weather

April 4, 2005

Complete Results

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. - Despite encountering driving rain on Saturday morning, the MIT co-ed sailing team finished seventh out of 18 teams at the 76th Annual Boston Dinghy Cup, the oldest trophy in intercollegiate sailing. JM Modisette along with Cha-ling O'Connell placed third in the "A" division, behind Dartmouth College and Tufts University. Tufts edged out Jack Field and Wyman Li for the top spot in the "B" division. Jake Muhleman and Gabe Circa finished 10th in the "C" division while Brett Boshco and Chuck Head were 12th in the "D" division.

At the Duplin Trophy, the women's squad ranked 11th out of 13 teams. Emma Bassein along with Sunny Wicks led the Engineers to 10th place in the "A" division. In the "B" division, Jenny Hu and Julie Arsenault combined for a 12th-place finish.