DERBY, Conn- The Yale varsity reclaimed the
Carnegie Cup on the Housatonic River Saturday morning. The third
varsity followed that up with a win of their own. The second
varsity, freshman and 4V/2F eights fell to Princeton and Cornell.
The varsity (5-1) opened the morning's racing with a win in
5:25.6. Princeton followed in 5:27.0 and Cornell came third in
5:29.7. The Carnegie Cup therefore returns to the Gilder Boathouse
after a two-year hiatus (Yale last won it in 2007, followed by
Princeton in 2008 and Cornell in 2009).
In the Yale varsity eight for the Carnegie Cup were sophomore
Benjamin Bowles (stroke), senior Henry Cole (seven), junior Marcos
Carzolio (six), junior Derek Johnson (five), sophomore Thomas
Dethlefs (four), junior Matthew Ramlow (three), senior Lucas
Spielfogel (two), junior Alex Mastroyannis (bow) and senior Rebecca
The second varsity (3-3) fell to Princeton and Cornell. The
Tigers and Big Red both finished in 5:33.3 according to the clocks,
but after video review the Princeton JV topped Cornell by
approximately two feet. Yale finished the race in 5:42.0.
That eight was comprised of senior Antonio Sirianni, juniors
Duncan Logie, Benjamin Grant, Nathaniel Reeve and Daniel Klassen
and sophomores Django Broer-Hellermann, Joseph Alagna and Emma
The Yale third varsity (5-0) narrowly topped Cornell to take a
win. The Bulldogs 3V crossed the line in 5:39.3, ahead of Cornell
in 5:39.8. Princeton finished third in 5:48.1.
The third varsity eight was comprised of sophomore Patrick
O'Malley (stroke), senior Dominique Fenton (seven), senior James
Tormey (six), junior George Moran (five), Junior Patrick Vergara
(four), sophomore Jonathan Martin (three), sophomore Alexander Krey
(two), junior Simon Warren (bow) and sophomore Morgan Welch (cox).
The Yale freshmen (2-4) finished third to Cornell (5:33.9) and
Princeton (5:34.3) in a time of 5:47.2.
The Yale 4V/2F four was joined by members of the Yale
lightweight team to compete against Cornell in an eight. They were
topped by the Big Red, 5:46.9 to 6:02.7.
Up next for the Bulldogs are the Eastern Sprints on May