Head of the Fish Regatta
RESULTS Mens Varsity 8+ 5th of 28 boats 16th of 28 boats Cox Elizabeth Berkey Laura Rothman 8 Josh Myles Doug Welling 7 Jesse Laflamme Kenneth Kobori 6 Jeff Benecchi Ryan Champagne 5 Nate Thomas Christian McTighe 4 John Bunce John Libre 3 Andrew Iappini Curti 2 Rick Brown Tim O'Connell 1 Ben Reilly John Boyum Women's Varsity 8+ 3rd of 31 teams Cox Kate Haesche 8 Sarah Cannon 7 Steph Parker 6 Christina Cox 5 Margaret Edmonds 4 Lila Solomon 3 Laura Allen 2 Kristen Silva 1 Kristen Andersen
BATES ROWING WRAPS UP FIRST VARSITY SEASON AT HEAD OF THE FISH
SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. -- In their final competition of the season in their first varsity campaign, the Bates rowers had a fine performance. The womens varsity came in third (14:01) behind Wesleyan (14:00) and Cornell (13:40). The Bobcats defeated 1999 Division III champion William Smith and runner-up Williams. The final results for the Womens Varsity 8+ for the fall season was 55 wins and 3 losses.
The mens varsity 8+ came in fifth (12:31) behind Cornell 'B' (12:28), Riverside Boat Club (12:27), Williams (12:20) and Cornell 'A' (12:07). The men finished strong, putting themselves in a position to challenge for the top spot in the NESCAC and New England. The final results for the Varsity Mens 8+ for the fall of 1999 was 113 wins and 19 losses.
Also performing well were the Mens second Varsity 8+ who continue to push themselves forward and into a position to challenge for the 2nd Varsity title.