NEW HAVEN, Conn. – The Bulldogs came away with a very successful start to the season last weekend. There were a mix of finishes including a tie for first at Coast Guard, securing a qualification spot for the match race conference championship.
Harry Anderson Trophy
Mt. Hope Bay Invite
Of particular note was Harvey and Loiacono's performance, beating their next competitors by 27 points, close to 50% better than the next boat.
A second-place finish at the Pine qualifies the team for the match racing conference championship, a qualifier for the national championship.
Breeze strength was in the 8-12 range, dropping as each day went on. These graphs show the trends (red = max gusts, blue = avg speed). Direction was NE both days.
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Report filed by Nic Baird '19, Yale Sports Publicity