Men's Lightweight Crew


2013-14 MIT Men's Lightweight Crew News

April 12, 2014
MIT's Lightweight 8 Takes Second at the Biglin Bowl
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. - At its first home event since the Foot of the Charles in November, the MIT men's lightweight crew team hosted Harvard University and Dartmouth College on a sunny, blue-skied Saturday morning at the Biglin Bowl.

April 5, 2014
Men's Lightweight Crew Takes Fourth at San Diego Crew Classic
SAN DIEGO, Calif. – MIT’s men’s lightweight crew team traveled to California for the San Diego Crew Classic, which will take place from Friday, April 5 through Saturday, April 6. Tech entered just one boat in the event, a Varsity 8, that fared well on the first day of competition.

March 29, 2014
Tech Opens Spring Season against BC and Delaware
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. - MIT's men's lightweight crew opened the spring season on Saturday morning, returning to the recently thawed Charles River to face Boston College and the University of Delaware.

November 23, 2013
Men's Lightweight Crew Completes Final Regatta of Fall Season
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. - MIT men's lightweight crew team competed in the Foot of the Charles on a cold November Saturday in Cambridge. This is the final regatta of the fall season; the Engineers will not return to the water until April of 2014 for the start of the spring season. Tech entered one varsity 8 boat and two pairs in the annual event.

November 2, 2013
MIT Enters One Boat in Dartmouth Green Monster
HANOVER, N.H. – MIT men's lightweight crew traveled to New Hampshire for the annual Dartmouth Green Monster Invitational, a novice rowing event that took place on an uncharacteristically warm November Saturday. Tech entered just one boat in the regatta and combined with members of the MIT women's lightweight crew team to make another.

October 20, 2013
Men's Lightweight Crew Competes at Head of the Charles
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. - On a beautiful, clear-skied Saturday in Cambridge, the MIT men's lightweight crew team opened the season at the 49th annual Head of the Charles Regatta. Tech entered just one boat in the race, a Lightweight Eights boat, that was the second to last heat to race on the final day of competition.

September 9, 2013
Hwang and Young Represent United States at 2013 World Rowing Champs
CHUNGJU, South Korea – Former MIT crew members Michael Hwang ’13 and Steve Young ’09 recently represented the United States in the World Championships that took place in South Korea on Tangeum Lake from August 25 – September 1. Hwang was part of the men’s lightweight team and Young was on the men’s heavyweight team during their time at MIT.