Men's Heavyweight Rowing Host Adams and Burk Cups

Adams Cup Results

Burk Cup Results

PHILADELPHIA--The Penn men's heavyweight crew contested the Adams and Burk Cups on the Schuylkill River Saturday and Sunday. Harvard won the Adams Cup and swept the rest of the races while Northeastern took the Burk Cup.

Saturday, Penn hosted Harvard and Navy on the Schuylkill River. Harvard won the Adams Cup in the Varsity 8 race with a time of 5:35.1 while Penn finished third with a time of 5:49.9.

The 2nd Varsity 8 race saw Penn in third with a time of 6:04.1 while the Crimson paced the crews with a time of 5:42.6. In the Freshman 8 outing, Penn clocked a time of 6:12.0 while Harvard won with 5:43.7.

Harvard and Navy competed in a 2nd Freshman 8 race that the Crimson won with a time of 5:58.6.

Sunday, in the Burk Cup, Penn and Northeastern took to the River for four races. In the Varsity 8, NU won the cup with a time of 5:38.6. Penn finished at 5:52.2. The 2nd Varsity 8 race had Northeastern in at 5:41.2 and Penn at 6:09.7. The Freshman 8 race saw NU cross at 5:48.2 followed by Penn at 6:08.7. Finally in the Freshman 4, Northeastern won with a time of 6:32.6 while Penn finished at 6:45.2.

The Quakers are next in action at Eastern Sprints, May 18in Worcester, Mass.