NEW YORK - Columbia's lightweight rowing team will travel north to New England for two regattas this weekend. First, Columbia will head to Boston to meet MIT and Cornell in the Geiger Cup regatta on Saturday, April 21, beginning at 8:06 a.m.

On Sunday, April 22, Columbia will face Dartmouth in the annual Subin Cup regatta with the first race beginning at 10:20 a.m. in Hanover, N.H.

Ranked sixth in the country, Columbia defeated Penn in the Dodge Cup regatta with both crews coming in behind Yale. Columbia trailed the Bulldogs by just 2.1 seconds in the varsity eight race hosted at Overpeck Park in Bergen County, New Jersey.

The weekend's full schedule of events follows:

Saturday, April 21

8:06 a.m.   Varsity Eight (Columbia, Cornell, MIT)
8:42 a.m. Second Varsity Eight (Columbia, Cornell)
9:18 a.m.     Freshman Eight (Columbia, Cornell, MIT)

Sunday, April 22

10:20 a.m.   Freshman Eight
10:40 a.m. Second Varsity Eight
11 a.m. Varsity Eight