West Windsor, N.J. (May 17, 2013) – Rutgers rowing readies for the 2013 BIG EAST Championship on Sunday, May 19 on Mercer Lake in West Windsor, N.J. Preliminary races begin at 8 a.m. with the first final scheduled for 11 a.m.
This marks the ninth-annual BIG EAST Rowing Championship and 13th time that the league will crown a conference champion. Rutgers varsity eight will be seeded No. 5 of seven teams.
The Scarlet Knights are coming off a fifth-place finish in the petite finals at the EAWRC Sprints. The varsity four boat ranked third in the petite final at the regatta.