2012-13 MIT Men's Lightweight Crew Headlines

June 2, 2013
Men's Lightweight Crew Closes Season at Nationals
SACRAMENTO, Calif. – The MIT men's lightweight crew team traveled to California for the 111th annual IRA National Championship Regatta, which took place from Friday, May 31 through Sunday, June 2. Tech entered one varsity four boat in the championships, competing in their first race early on Sunday morning.

May 19, 2013
Men's Lightweight Crew Completes EARC Sprints Regatta
WORCESTER, Mass. - The MIT men's lightweight crew team entered four boats in the 2013 Eastern Sprints Regatta on Lake Quinsigamond on Sunday morning. Finishing highest for the Engineers were their varsity eight and second varsity eight boats that both came in seventh place overall in their respective heats.

May 10, 2013
MIT Men's Lightweight Crew Fares Well at Dad Vail Regatta; Varsity 4 Takes First
PHILADELPHIA, Pa. - The MIT men's lightweight crew team traveled to Pennsylvania for the Dad Vail Regatta on Friday and Saturday. Dad Vail, which has been around for 75 years, is the largest collegiate regatta in the United States, with over 100 colleges and universities and thousands of student-athletes taking part in the event each year.

April 13, 2013
Men's Lightweight Crew Completes Biglin Bowl Against Dartmouth and Harvard
HANOVER, N.H. - The MIT men's lightweight team traveled to New Hampshire to take part in the Biglin Bowl against Dartmouth and Harvard on Saturday morning. The Engineers entered three Varsity 8 boats in the event, finishing second in two of them and third in the other.

April 6, 2013
MIT Men's Lightweight Crew Completes Joy Cup
DERBY, Conn. - The MIT men's lightweight crew team traveled to Derby, Conn. to take part in the Joy Cup against Yale and Georgetown on Saturday morning. The Engineers entered two Varsity 8 boats and two Varsity 4's, finishing in second place in three of the events and first in another.

March 30, 2013
MIT Men's Lightweight Crew Opens Spring Against Penn and Delaware
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. - On a sunny, blue-skied Saturday morning, the MIT men's lightweight crew team opened up its spring season against the University of Pennsylvania first and the University of Delaware later on in the day. The Engineers fielded four boats in four different heats, three of which were Varsity 8's and the last was a Novice 4 that was a combination of MIT and Penn rowers.

November 17, 2012
MIT Men's Lightweight Crew Concludes Fall Season at Foot of the Charles
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. - With the sun beaming on a warm, fall morning, MIT men's lightweight crew wrapped up its fall season with a good showing at the Foot of the Charles. The event included both lightweight and heavyweight crews, battling against the clock to see who would come out on top. In the varsity 4+ event, MIT's A crew crossed the line first in 26th place with a time of 14:19.9.

November 3, 2012
Men's Heavyweight and Lightweight Crew Completes Dartmouth Green Monster Invitational
HANOVER, N.H. - Over the weekend, the MIT men's heavyweight and lightweight crew teams traveled to Dartmouth College to take part in the Green Monster Invitational, a novice-only three-mile event. The Engineers entered two lightweight boats and one that was a mixture of heavyweight and lightweight rowers.

October 28, 2012
Men's Lightweight Crew Finishes Strongly at Princeton Chase
PRINCETON, N.J. - Coming off an impressive season-opening performance at the Head of the Charles last weekend, the MIT men's lightweight crew team had another good showing at the Princeton Chase on Sunday afternoon.

October 21, 2012
Men's Lightweight Crew Opens Season at Head of the Charles
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. - On a crisp fall afternoon in New England, MIT men's lightweight crew opened its 2012 season at the 48th annual Head of the Charles, the largest rowing regatta in the world. The Engineers, who competed in the last men's event of the regatta on Sunday, finished the course with a time of 15:07.69.

October 19, 2012
MIT Crew Set to Open 2012-13 Season at The Head of the Charles Regatta
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Crew season officially opens this weekend for the MIT crew teams as all four will have entries in one of the most famous regattas in the world, the annual Head of the Charles competition. MIT will have crews in action on both Saturday and Sunday in the world’s largest two-day rowing event.

August 28, 2012
MIT Crew Informational Meeting
MIT's Crew teams will have an information meeting for those interested in joining one of the varsity teams.