No. 3 Men’s Heavyweight Crew Races for Compton Cup at Princeton Saturday

Photo by: Zack Williamson
Photo by: Zack Williamson

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – The No. 3 Harvard men's heavyweight crew team will head to No. 7 Princeton this Saturday, April 20 to race for the Compton Cup on Lake Carnegie. Racing is scheduled to begin at 8:30 a.m.

8:30 a.m. - Fifth Varsity
9:00 a.m. - Fourth Varsity
9:35 a.m.  - Third Varsity
10:10 a.m.  - Second Varsity
10:40 a.m.  - Varsity Eight

What to Know
- Harvard has won each of its regattas so far this season, picking up victories in its varsity eight races over No. 12 Cornell, No. 15 George Washington and No. 5 Brown to begin the season.
- The Crimson opened the season ranked No. 3 in the USRowing Coaches Poll and has retained that position through each week of competition. 
- Harvard has dominated in competition for the Compton Cup, winning the event 64 times to Princeton's 16. The Crimson secured last year's victory by 2.2 seconds and has now won 10 of the last 12 against the Tigers.
- The seventh-ranked Tigers are undefeated on the season as well, recording wins over Georgetown, Navy, Columbia and Penn.

Probable Boatings
Varsity Eight: George Cozens (cox); Clark Dean (stroke), David Ambler (seven), Douwe de Graaf (six), Lars Lorch (five), Liam Corrigan (four), Patrick Adams (three), Arthur Doyle (two), Kenny Coplan (bow).

Second Varisty: Edward Bracey (cox); David Fleming (stroke), Calvin Tarczy (seven), Pieter Quinton (six), Andrew Morley (five), Harrison Burke (four), Ethan Seder (three), Samuel Meijer (two), Lucas Clarke (bow).

Third Varsity: Nicolas Yan (cox); Anthony Kenny (stroke), Henry Jones (seven), James Clarke (six), Carter Dickinson (five), Samuel Monkley (four), Christian Tabash (three), Curtis McLeod (two), John Luby (bow).

Fourth Varsity: Isabella Rhyu (cox); Matt Fischer (stroke), John Richards (seven), Thomas Macky (six), Zachary Keller (five), Joseph Johnson (four), Max Mezger (three), Christopher Fenaroli (two), Andrew Haimovici (bow).

Fifth Varsity: Edward Bracey (cox); David Orner (stroke), Steven Cox (seven), Henry Lynch (six), Sam Detmer (five), Alex Raines (four), Bryce Anderson (three), Liam Heffernan (two), Jacob Kurlander (bow).

Leading the Way
Charley Butt enters his sixth season and the helm of the Harvard men's heavyweight crew team and 34th overall season with the Harvard rowing program, previously serving as the Friends of Harvard Lightweight Rowing Coach for Men's Lightweight Crew for 28 years. Butt owns a 33-6 overall record with the heavyweight program.

Up Next
Harvard will return to Cambridge to host Navy and Penn on the Charles River for the Adams Cup next Saturday, April 27.