No. 4 Harvard Lightweight Crew Set to Contend with No. 5 Yale, No. 2 Princeton

photo credit Gil Talbot
photo credit Gil Talbot

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – The No. 4 Harvard lightweight crew team is set to contend with No. 5 Yale and No. 2 Princeton this Saturday in Princeton, N.J. On the line is both the Goldthwait Cup and the Vogel Cup. Racing begins at 10 a.m. The regatta will be broadcast on ESPN+. 

10 a.m. - 4V
10:20 a.m. - 3V
10:40 a.m. - JV
11 a.m. - 1V
11:20 a.m. - 5V4+ 

Harvard holds a strong overall advantage in the Goldthwait Cup to Princeton and Yale, 45-28-20, but has only managed to take home the trophy once in the last five seasons. 

(USRowing Coaches Poll)
Week               Position
Preseason      t-6th
April 3             t-5th
April 10           4th
April 17           4th
April 24            4th 

The Crimson will take a brief hiatus before returning to the water on May 19 for Eastern Sprints.