Heavyweights to Challenge Yale and Penn for the Blackwell Cup on Saturday
NEW YORK – On Saturday, April 16, Columbia will take on Yale and Penn on the Housatonic River in Derby, Conn. where the Blackwell Cup will be at stake.
The race is a joint race with the lightweights from Columbia, Yale and Penn racing for the Dodge Cup. Columbia narrowly missed reclaiming the Childs Cup in its last time out against Princeton and Penn, falling just a few seconds short of the Tigers in the varsity eight race.
The full schedule of Saturday's events follows:
|9:30 a.m.||Lightweight Second Freshman Fours|
|9:45 a.m.||Heavyweight Third Varsity Eights|
|10 a.m.||Lightweight First Freshman Eights|
|10:15 a.m.||Heavyweight First Freshman Eights|
|10:30 a.m.||Lightweight Second Varsity Eights|
|10:45 a.m.||Heavyweight Second Varsity Eights|
|11 a.m.||Lightweight First Varsity Eights|
|11:15 a.m.||Heavyweight First Varsity Eights|
|11:30 a.m.||Lightweight Third Varsity Eights|
|11:45 a.m.||Heavyweight Fourth Varsity Eights/Second Freshman Fours|