Radcliffe Victorious in Club 8+ Event at Head of the Charles

Harvard-Radcliffe won the Club 8+ Event for the second time in program history Saturday (courtesy Kelly Evans).
Harvard-Radcliffe won the Club 8+ Event for the second time in program history Saturday (courtesy Kelly Evans).

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – The Harvard-Radcliffe crew finished up competition at the Head of the Charles Sunday, claiming 11th in the championship eight race among collegiate crews.

Racing in bright and sunny conditions, the Radcliffe A posted a finishing time of 15:42.537 to take 16th place overall and 11th among collegiate crews. Washington and Stanford finished as the top two collegiate teams in the event. The Radcliffe C punched the clock in 16:54.919.

Radcliffe's Club 8+ boat found its success during Saturday's racing. The Black and White sped its way to a time of 16:27.044, tops in the category. Coxed by Kaitlyn Felsheim and stroked by Hannah Osborn, Radcliffe beat Yale by nearly 13 seconds for the victory. The win was just the second for Radcliffe in the event with the other coming in 2013.

The Radcliffe fours were also in action Sunday, finishing seventh in a competitive field with a time of 18:10.130. Brown won the event in 17:08.207.

For a full list of results from the Head of the Charles, click here.  

Championship Eights
First Varsity Eight: Harvard A: 15:42.537
8: Josie Theile, 7: Sophia Young, 6: Rafaela Stalph, 5: Lucy Hamilton, 4: Stephanie Eble, 3: Erica Holmes, 2: Grace Eysenbach, 1: Eliza Kallfelz

Third Varsity Eight: Harvard B: 16:54.919
8: Emma Orcutt, 7: Mackenzi Curtin, 6: Georgia Seidel, 5: Elizabeth Roe, 4: Gretchen Schoenberger, 3: Jeanne Olivier, 2: Elizabeth Kemp, 1: Maria Splaine, c: Cat O'Donnell 

Championship Fours
Harvard: 18:10.130
4: Tatiana Chermayeff, 3: Kate Laumann-Wallace, 2: Sarah Tisdall, 1: Kathleen Malloch, c: Lisa Chille 

Club Eight 
8: Hannah Osborn, 7: Xaley Yousey, 6: Desi Goodwin, 5: Sofia Donnecke, 4: Hailey Novis, 3: Charlotte Medway, 2: Teresa Rokos, 1: Catherine Joyce, c: Kaitlyn Felsheim