PRINCETON, NJ – The No. 19 Rutgers heavyweight crew retained the Ned Ten Eyck Cup with a victory against No. 16 Syracuse April 9 on Lake Carnegie in Princeton, NJ.
Originally scheduled for Syracuse’s home course but moved due to flood conditions, the Scarlet Knights posted a time of 6:07.8 to defeat Syracuse
(6:10.9) in the varsity eight race. RU fell in the second varsity eight
(6:35.4) and freshman eight (6:22.3) races, but earned a win in the second freshman eight (6:46.4).
Rutgers will be back in action April 16 when the Scarlet Knights host Dartmouth and Boston University on the Raritan River.
No. 19 Rutgers vs. No. 16 Syracuse
Collegiate Heavyweight Men’s Crew
Saturday, April 9; Lake Carnegie; Princeton, NJ
1. Rutgers 6:07.8
2. Syracuse 6:10.9
Second Varsity Eight
1. Syracuse 6:23.9
2. Rutgers 6:35.4
1. Syracuse 6:19.8
2. Rutgers 6:22.3
Second Freshman Eight
1. Rutgers 6:46.4
2 Syracuse 6:47.8