Shoremen Rowers Ready for Dad Vails

Shoremen Rowers Ready for Dad Vails

What: Dad Vail Regatta

Who: Washington College men's rowing team and other top collegiate crews from around the country

Where: Philadelphia ~ Schuylkill River

When: Friday May 7th & Saturday May 8th

The Washington College men's rowing team will be competing in three events at the prestigious Dad Vail regatta this Friday and Saturday in Philadelphia.  The Shoremen will be competing in the frosh/novice eight, the varsity four, and the varsity eight against top collegiate crews from around the county.

The Shoremen's novice eight will be one of 20 boats competing in its event. The varsity four is one of 52 boats in its event, while the varsity eight - the 2010 MARC Champions - will be one of 29 boats in its event.  Heats in all three events, along with the repechage in the varsity eight, are slated for Friday.  Semifinals and finals will be rowed on Saturday.