Lightweight Rowing Downs Delaware and MIT

PHILADELPHIA -- The spring season for the University of Pennsylvania's lighteight rowing team began with a win over MIT and Delaware on the Charles River.

The Quakers won both the Varsity and Second Varsity, also adding a win in the 3V.

The First Varsity win was by 1.1 seconds over Delaware. Penn hit the line first in 6:06.1 while the Blue Hens were second in 6:07.3. MIT was third in 6:16.7

Penn's 2V was dominant in its race. The final margin of victory was 8.8 seconds as Penn touched the line first in 6:16.7 while Delaware was next in 6:25.5. MIT was a distant third.

Varsity Eight
1. Penn 6:06.1
2. Delaware 6:07.3
3. MIT 6:16.7

Second Varsity
1. Penn 6:16.7
2. Delaware 6:25.5
3. MIT 6:44.6

Third Varsity
1. Penn 6:27.2
2. Delaware 6:32.2

Fourth Varsity
1. Delaware 6:48.4
2. Penn 6:51.1
3. Delaware 5V 6:58.1

Varsity Four
1. Delaware 7:21.1
2. Penn 7:34.5
3. MIT 7:55.5