Men's Heavyweight Four Finishes Sixth in the Nation

PHILADELPHIA--The weather was sweltering, but the Quakersraced to a sixth-place finish in the grand final of the open four of the IRA Regatta. The Varsity 8 also competed and finished 18th in the field with a time of6:01.819.

The fours raced a time of 6:54.398, shaving three seconds off its previous two race times this weekend.

Penn finished 22nd in the Ten Eyck team points race.

The IRA Regatta serves as the national championship event for men's heavyweight rowing and is Penn's final event of the 2007-8 season.