Men’s Heavyweight Competes at the Foot of the Charles

Men's heavyweight crew
Courtesy of Scullingfool Photography

THE BASICS:

- Event: Foot of the Charles

- Location: Cambridge, Mass. (Charles River)

- The Lead: In its final race of the fall, the MIT men's heavyweight crew team finished 13th and 18th in the Varsity 4+ event and 14th in the Varsity 8+ at the Foot of the Charles on Saturday morning.

HOW IT HAPPENED – V4+:

- MIT's "A" boat logged a time of 14:04.7, finishing eight seconds head of Northeastern's "E" crew, to rank 13th out of 20 entries. The Engineers' "B" boat posted a time of 14:26.6 for 18th place, sandwiched between MIT's lightweight "A" and "B" crews.

V4+ (A)
Cox: Alex Meredith
4: Ben Koenig
3: James Greer
2: Charlie Inman
1: Orrie Page

V4+ (B)
Cox: Du'aa Sharif
4: Nick Mannhardt
3: Ruben Merenfeld
2: Cooper Jones
1: Kai Maier

HOW IT HAPPENED – V8+

- MIT ranked 14th with a time of 13:40.3, crossing the finish line with a comfortable nine-second cushion ahead of Boston College's "C" boat.

Cox: Alex Martinez
8: William Robinson
7: Patrick Dent
6: William Ludington
5: Parker Mayhew
4: Peter Gyoomin Hwang
3: Max Williamson
2: Collin Warner
1: Ian McJohn

UP NEXT:

- MIT returns to the water in March.

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