Men's Lightweight Rowing Finishes 15th at Head of the Charles

CAMBRIDGE, Mass.--The Penn men's lightweight Varsity 8 rowed to a 15th-place finish in the Lightweight Eights Men race at the prestigious Head of the Charles regatta, Sunday.

The Quakers clocked a time of 15:27.454 while the top time of 14:25.810 was turned in by the New York Athletic Club's crew. Rounding out the top five were Hollandia Boat Club (14:27.012), Rowing Canada (14:27.333), Princeton (14:45.430) and Navy (14:49.209).

The team returns home to the Schuylkill River forits next competition at the Head of the Schuylkill, Oct. 27 followed by the Princeton Chase, Oct. 28 on Lake Carnegie in Princeton, N.J.