Cal Outraces Oregon State, UC Davis, Santa Clara
April 19, 2009
REDWOOD SHORES, Calif. - California boats won all four races the Golden Bears competed in against Oregon State, UC Davis and Santa Clara on Sunday at the Redwood Shores Lagoon. In the only appearance of Cal's top-ranked varsity 8+, the Bears clocked a time of 5:42 to best Cal's second varsity 8+ (5:48) and Oregon State's varsity 8+ (5:54).
Cal's novice 8+ raced to a time of 5:51 to beat the UC Davis V8+ (6:03) and the Bears' fourth V8+ (6:08).
The Bears' third V8+ defeated Santa Clara's V8+, 5:58-6:03.
In the other race on the day, one Cal varsity 4+ posted a time of 6:34 to edge another Cal varsity 4+ (6:36) and OSU's V4+ (6:56).
Cal next battles Pac-10 foe Washington on April 25 at Montlake Cut in Seattle.