No. 5 Harvard Lightweight Crew Takes Wales-Kirrane Cup

photo credit Zack Williamson
photo credit Zack Williamson

LEONIA, N.J. – The No. 5 Harvard lightweight crew team took the Wales-Kirrane Cup from No. 3 Columbia and No. 8 Georgetown with 1.63 and 10.1 second victories respectively in the first varsity race. The crews raced in 60 degree temps with sun and a slight tailwind that picked up as the morning progressed. 

In addition to the first varsity, the third varsity, fourth varsity and 5V4+ squads also took home first place finishes. 

BOATINGS

1V – Jack Stone (coxswain), David Wexner (8), Hunter Wallace (7), Nicholas Barry (6), Andrew Wilkins (5), Andrew Sterne (4), Chris Skokowski (3), Victor Olsen (2), Drake Deuel (bow) 

2V – Mary Yeh (coxswain), Owen Niles (8), Isaac Walker (7), Freddie Johnson (6), Thomas Satterthwaite (5), Jon Keles (4), Spencer Kaplan (3), Sean Hayes (2), Rob Lowe (bow) 

3V – Matty Cheng (coxswain), Jake Marlo (8), Cameron McInroy (7), Conlan Olson (6), Aidan Crawford (5), Nicholas Kochanek (4), Tate Huffman (3), Eryk Dobrushkin (2), Henry Bellew (bow) 

4V – Catherine Li (coxswain), Oliver Hansen (8), Michael Genovesi (7), Zach Altshuler (6), Christopher Jarrett (5), Petter Svingen (4), Noah Burhance (3), Fraser Darling (2), Nate Dempsey (bow) 

5V4+A – Michael Medaugh (coxswain), Tomas Spiers (4), Westby Caspersen (3), Brady Stevens (2), Joshua Kuppersmith (bow) 

5V4+B – Hyun Seo (coxswain), David Gonzalez (4), Greg Cain (3), John Weiter (2), Reed McMurchy (bow) 

RESULTS
1V
Harvard – 5:42.85
Columbia – 5:44.48
Georgetown – 5:52.95 

2V
Columbia – 5:53.8
Harvard – 6:01.94
Georgetown – 6:03.03 

3V
Harvard – 5:53.15
Columbia – 5:57.22
Georgetown – 6:24.13 

4V
Harvard – 6:03.11
Columbia – 6:05.97 

5V4+
Harvard – 6:43.09
Harvard – 6:49.37
Columbia – 7:05.68 

UP NEXT
The Crimson will compete for the Biglin Bowl next Saturday, April 13, against Dartmouth and MIT.