Stanford Crew Meets Cal In 'The Big Row' This Saturday
April 27, 2006
Redwood Shores, Calif. - On Saturday at 9:40 AM, Stanford and Cal will meet in the 'Big Row'. The Men's Varsity dual race marks the first time in 105 years that the 'Big Row' has national implications. Number two Stanford defeated Cal three weeks ago in San Diego. This was Cal's first loss in eight years on Mission Bay. The stakes have been raised as the top two West Coast teams prepare for the Pac 10 Championships.
Stanford is led by Seniors Jake Cornelius and Adam Kreek. Common opponents Yale, Wisconsin and Washington have lost to both schools.
SCHEDULE OF RACES:
8:30 AM Coxswain Meeting
9:40 AM Women's Lightweight 8+ versus California Women's 8+
9:50 AM Women's Novice 4+ versus Women's 3rd Varsity 4+
10:00 AM Women's Varsity 4+
10:10 AM Women's Varsity 8+
10:20 AM Men's Varsity 8+
10:30 AM Women's Second Varsity 8+
10:40 AM Men's Second Varsity 8+
10:50 AM Women's Novice 8+ versus Women's Third Varsity 8+
11:00 AM Men's Varsity 4+
NOTE: LIVE webcast on www.jamcotimes.com brought to you by Kent Mitchell. Racing begins at 9:40 at Redwood Shores (located off Highway 101 at Ralston exit- access for Oracle World headquarters.)