Men's Lightweight Rowing Heads to Ithaca

PHILADELPHIA--The Penn men’s lightweight rowing team will take to the road for its second race of the season. In Ithaca, N.Y., the Quakers will challenge Cornell for the Matthews and Leonard Cups.

The History ...

The annual competition is held between the varsity lightweight crews of Cornell University and the University of Pennsylvania. Penn has captured 27 cups, while Cornell has won 36 cups.

Last Year ...

Pennfinished third Saturday in the Matthews-Leonard Cup, finishing behind Cornell and Harvard on the Schuylkill River. The Varsity 8 crossed the line in 5:59.4, behind winner Cornell (5:46.3) and Harvard (5:48.4). The 2nd Varsity 8didn't fare much better, finishing third in 6:22.4, well behind Cornell's pace of 5:49.7. The Freshman 8 finished second in 6:06.9, behind Cornell's 5:59.6. Harvard had finished in 6:00.4, but was disqualified for passing on the wrong side of the buoys at the course's turn. The2nd Freshman 8 came in third in 6:28.7.

Race Schedule

1stFreshman 8 8:40 a.m.
1st Varsity 8 9:00 a.m.
2nd Varsity 8 9:20 a.m.

Penn's Probable Boatings

1st Frosh Eight

C - Bernstein, Jason

8 - Dann, Zach

7 - Macalaster, Andrews

6 - Price, William

5 - Cragg, Tim

4 - Neinstein, Adam

3 - Valant, Vinny

2 - Rivenburgh, Paul

B - Katzianer, Dave

1st Varsity Eight

C - He, Lin

8 - Sears, Newton

7 - Tamblyn, Jonathan

6 - Coppola, Kellen

5 - Keane, Nate

4 - Ciullo, Peter

3 - Mannion, Dave

2 - Voss, Andrew

B - MacNabb, Marshall

2nd Varsity Eight

C - Mitchell, Molly

8 - Taras, Ryan

7 - Crump, Matt

6 - Makarenko, Boyan

5 - Gasiorowski, Mikhail

4 - Ryu, Alex

3 - Chang, Kevin

2 - Brady, Shane

1 - Baker, Phillip