Men’s V4 Wins as Rowing Competes at Washington College

Men's Rowing at Murphy Cup 2009
Men's Rowing at Murphy Cup 2009

Chestertown, MD- The Philadelphia University men's and women's rowing teams competed at Washington College on Saturday in a dual meet.

The day was highlighted by a men's V4 win in the first event of the day, as PhilaU (7:27) beat out WC by 15 seconds (7:42).

In the men's V8, WC's 'A' boat won (6:49), WC 'B' finished in second at 7:01 and PhilaU placed third at 7:06.

On the women's side, the V8 took second (8:17) in between WC 'A' (7:48) and WC 'B' (8:47).  In the women's novice 4, PhilaU (9:44) fell to WC (9:08) by 36 seconds.

Both PhilaU squads will compete next weekend (4/9-10) in the Knecht Cup in Camden, NJ.