Men's Lightweight Crew

 

2014-15 MIT Men's Lightweight Crew News

April 19, 2015
Lightweights Defeat Delaware and Penn
PHILADELPHIA, Pa. – In a pair of outings on the Schuylkill River, the MIT men’s lightweight crew team picked up victories over the University of Delaware and the University of Pennsylvania on Saturday.

April 11, 2015
Harvard Edges MIT Men’s Lightweight Crew at Biglin Bowl
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – For the second week in a row, the MIT men’s lightweight varsity 8+ nearly picked up a win but Harvard edged out the Engineers by one second in the Biglin Bowl on Saturday. The Engineers also finished second in the JV4+ while placing third in the second and third varsity 8+ races.

April 4, 2015
MIT Men’s Lightweight Crew Has Solid Showing at the Joy Cup
DERBY, Conn. – Racing on the Housatonic River, the MIT men’s lightweight varsity 8+ was four tenths of a second shy of defeating host Yale at the Joy Cup on Saturday morning. The Engineers also secured runner-up finishes in the second varsity 8+ and third varsity 8+ events.

November 1, 2014
Engineers Participate in Dartmouth Green Monster
HANOVER, N.H. – Battling cold temperatures and light rain on the Connecticut River, the MIT men’s lightweight crew team captured 13th place at the Dartmouth Green Monster on Saturday. Competing in an event for novice crews, all but two members of the Engineers’ boat saw their first action of the year.

October 19, 2014
Men’s Lightweight Crew Has Solid Showing at Head of the Charles
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – The MIT men’s lightweight crew team kicked off the 2014-15 season with several strong performances at the 50th Head of the Charles on Sunday. The Engineers began the day with a 10th place finish in the Lightweight Fours before their two entries in the Lightweight Eights captured ninth and 16th place.