Varsity Eight Finishes Eleventh at Nationals

CAMDEN, N.J.- Yale's varsity eight rowed to an eleventh-place finish at the 108th IRA Regatta to finish off the 2010 season. The eight took fifth in the petite final of the varsity event. UC Berkeley took gold.

Varsity Grand Final

  1. California 5:23.897
  2. Washington 5:24.160
  3. Cornell 5:30.356
  4. Harvard 5:31.106
  5. Brown 5:40.513
  6. Syracuse 5:43.902

Varsity Petite Final

  1. BU 5:33.667
  2. Dartmouth 5:34.139
  3. Northeastern 5:35.649
  4. Columbia 5:36.033
  5. Yale 5:36.935
  6. Princeton 5:39.488

Varsity Third Final

  1. Navy
  2. Stanford
  3. Wisonsin
  4. Pennsylvania
  5. Oregon State
  6. Jacksonville

The junior varsity finished fourth in the petite final for a 10th-place finish overall. 

Second Varsity Petite Final

  1. Syracuse 5:44.725
  2. Princeton 5:45.892
  3. BU 5:47.446
  4. Yale 5:47.934
  5. Northeastern 5:52.072
  6. Columbia 5:54.030 

The open four finished eleventh overall, after finishing fifth in the petite final. The freshmen finished 16th overall (fourth in the third level final).

Full results can be found here.

Report filed by Yale Sports Publicity.