March 31, 2005
The Cardinal Lightweight Squad travels to San Diego this weekend for the 32nd Annual Crew Classic Regatta. The Varsity 8 is looking to improve on last year's second-place finish and the Junior Varsity 8 upon their seventh-place result.
The JV 8 will see Universtiy of Central Florida, University of San Diego, Villanova University, and UC-Santa Barbara in their heat at 9:10 a.m. on Saturday. Their race is followed at 9:20 by the V8 racing San Diego State University, Loyola Marymount, Cal, and Utah Juniors. Three boats from each heat qualify for Sunday's Grand Final at 1:20 p.m.
The Cardinal are coming off a sweep of Humboldt State last weekend at Redwood Shores and are excited for more fast competition in San Diego.
To watch the races live go to www.crewclassic.org.