CAMBRIDGE, Mass. –Sophomore Eli Burnes and senior Lena Episalla earned New England Inter-Collegiate Sailing Association (NEISA) Coed Sailors of the Week honors, as announced today (Sept. 26).
Burnes and Episalla sailed to a first-place finish in the A-Division at the Sherman Hoyt Trophy hosted by Brown this weekend. Overcoming windy conditions, the Crimson duo sailed for 69 points, besting Yale by two.
The Crimson returns to the water this weekend to vie for four regattas: the Jen Harris Women's Trophy Showcase hosted by Navy, the Moody Trophy hosted by Rhode Island, the Danmark Trophy hosted by Coast Guard, and the George Warren Smith Trophy hosted by MIT.