Sailors Compete in Women's President's Trophy

April 13, 2009


CAMBRIDGE, Mass. - Thirteen teams braved the rainy, windy, and cold conditions along the Charles River this past weekend in the women's President's Trophy hosted by Boston University. Competing for MIT, which finished ninth, were skippers Jamie Curran, Libby Palmer, Regula Granger, and Katie Gullick, and crew Rachel Licht, Leigh Casadaban, and Gina Fridley.

Boston College won the event with a score of 101, followed by Yale University, at 114, and U. Mass Dartmouth, at 133.

MIT also hosted the annual Lynne Marchiando Trophy. Boston College eked out the victory of Roger Williams University, while Yale and St. Mary's College placed third and fourth, respectively.