CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – The No. 4 Harvard men's heavyweight crew makes the short jaunt to Providence and the Seekonk River Saturday morning to challenge No. 6 Brown for the Stein Cup.
12:50 p.m. – 5V
1:10 p.m. – 4V
1:30 p.m. – 3V
1:50 p.m. – 2V
2:10 p.m. – 1V
The sixth-ranked Bears are 1-1 on the season. In its opener March 24, Brown defeated Boston University by five seconds for the Michalson Cup, but fell a week later to Yale by seven seconds for the Albert Cup.
STEIN CUP HISTORY
The Crimson boasts a 44-9 advantage all-time in the Stein Cup race against the Bears. Harvard has won the last seven meetings. The Crimson earned the victory a year ago by nine seconds.
IN THE POLLS
Harvard opened the season at No. 4 in the USRowing Coaches Poll and retain that position in the latest poll released on April 4.
In head-to-head competition, the Crimson was 6-1 last season. At Eastern Sprints on Lake Quinsigamond in Worcester, Harvard placed second and at the IRA National Championship on Lake Natoma in California, the Crimson placed third.
Harvard returns home to host Princeton April 14 with the Compton Cup up for grabs.