GW Men's Rowing Faces Georgetown & Rutgers on Saturday
Colonials, Hoyas and Scarlet Knights to Race in Series of Four Races
April 24, 2014
Racing begins at 1:00 p.m. with the 4V/2F. The 3V/1F launches at 1:20 p.m. followed by the JV8 at 1:40 p.m. and the Varsity 8 at 2:00 p.m.
GW has is coming off consecutive sweeps at both the George Washington Invitational (April 11-12) and the Southern Intercollegiate Rowing Association (SIRA) Championships (April 18-19) in which the Varsity 8, JV8 and Freshmen 8 have each gone undefeated.
The Colonials won the Oliver T. Carr Bowl for the first time in program history at the GW Invitational before claiming three gold medals at last weekend's SIRA Championships.
An annual series of racing late in the season, GW's Freshmen 8 took first place last season against Georgetown and Rutgers with the Varsity 8 and JV8 each taking third place.