PRINCETON, NJ – The Rutgers lightweight men’s crew competed against Penn in three races on Lake Carnegie April 3 in Princeton. The races, originally scheduled for the Raritan River in New Brunswick, were moved due to weather conditions.
In the race for the Lev Brett Cup, the varsity eight (5:47.0) fell to Penn (5:42.8). The Scarlet Knights won the second varsity eight race (5:48.6), and lost in the freshman eight (6:06.1).
The Rutgers lightweights will return to action Saturday, April 9, against Columbia and Navy on the Harlem River.
Rutgers vs. Penn
Collegiate Men’s Lightweight Crew
Sunday, April 3; Lake Carnegie; Princeton, NJ
1. Penn 5:42.8
2. Rutgers 5:47.0
Second Varsity Eight
1. Rutgers 5:48.6
2. Penn 5:56.9
1. Penn 6:03.4
2. Rutgers 6:06.1