Oct. 5, 2008
BETHLEHEM, Pa. - The Loyola men's and women's crew teams opened their 2008-2009 campaigns with solid performances at the Lehigh Scrimmages on Saturday.
The men picked up two first-place finished in races, capturing the Varsity Four and Varsity Eight events.
The men's Varsity Eight boat won its event in 14:49, defeating an entry from Franklin and Marshall and three Lehigh boats.
Meanwhile, the women's Varsity Eight finished fifth in 18:22.
The Greyhounds will compete next Saturday, October 11, at the Navy Day Regatta on the Schuykill River in Philadelphia.