Men’s Heavyweight Crew Finishes Fall Season at Foot of the Charles

Junior Jesse Chang
Junior Jesse Chang

THE BASICS:

- Event: Foot of the Charles

- Location: Cambridge, Mass. (Charles River)

- The Lead: The MIT men's heavyweight crew team closed out the fall portion of its schedule by competing in the Foot of the Charles on Sunday. An event that features mostly four-man boats, the Engineers battled with regular foes Harvard and Boston University along with guest Brown University.

HOW IT HAPPENED:

- Racing in chilly conditions with a building head wind and good water, MIT's varsity "A" boat came in 21st place, up two spots from last year, with a time of 14:12.5. The Engineers' "B" entry was next in 24th place (14:27.7), followed by the "C" boat (27th – 14:59.2), and the novice "D" boat (30th – 17:17.4).

"A" 4+
Cox: Riker Bixby
4: Clay Jones
3: Stephen Townsend
2: Sam Ihns
1: Quinn Johns

"B" 4+
Cox: Candace Tong-Li
4: Jack Gordon
3: Patrick Dent
2: Charlie Inman
1: Daniel Wrafter

"C" 4+
Cox: Jesse Chang
4: Ben DeMars
3: Hamilton Eng
2: Andrew Cummings
1: Bevan Pereira

"D" 4+
Cox: Cathy Choi
4: Grant Prater
3: Aleksa Konstantinov
2: Ali Daher
1: Aron Ricardo Perez-Lopez

UP NEXT:

- MIT returns to the water on Saturday, March 25 when it hosts the U.S. Coast Guard Academy.

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