PISCATAWAY, N.J. (August 8, 2013) – The Rutgers rowing team revealed its 2013-14 schedule Thursday, unveiling a four-meet fall slate. The Scarlet Knights will compete in seven events during their spring season, beginning on March 22, 2014 with a scrimmage against Villanova.
RU begins its fall season on Oct. 12 at the Navy Day Regatta, held on the Schuylkill River in Philadelphia, Pa. From there, the team will travel to Boston, Mass. to compete in the Head of Charles meet on Oct. 20. The Scarlet Knights close their fall season in the Garden State, competing in the Princeton Chase on Oct. 27 in Princeton, N.J. and returning to the Raritan River for the Rutgers Classic on Nov. 9.
Rutgers kicks off its spring campaign on March 22 with a scrimmage against Villanova in Philadelphia, Pa. The Scarlet Knights next two events will take place “On the Banks,” as the team will row against Michigan State and Boston University on March 28 and against URI on April 5.
The squad will compete in the Knecht Cup in Cherry Hill, N.J. on April 13, an event in which the varsity eight took fourth last season. Following the Knecht Cup, RU will have three more meets to fine tune before the American Athletic Conference Championships on May 18.
The Scarlet Knights will face St. Joseph and Navy in a tri-meet on April 19, following by a dual meet with George Mason on April 26. RU wraps up its regular season on May 4, when it competes in the Eastern Sprints in Cherry Hill, N.J.
The NCAA Championships will be held from May 30 – June 1 in Indianapolis, Ind.
Date Opponent Location Time
10/12 Navy Day Regatta Philadelphia, Pa. ALL DAY
10/20 Head of the Charles Boston, Mass. ALL DAY
10/27 Princeton Chase Princeton, N.J. ALL DAY
11/9 Rutgers Classic New Brunswick, N.J. ALL DAY
3/22/14 Villanova (Scrimmage) Philadelphia, Pa. ALL DAY
3/28/14 Michigan St./ Boston U. New Brunswick, N.J. 6 PM
4/5/14 URI New Brunswick, N.J. noon
4/13/14 Knecht Cup Cherry Hill, N.J. ALL DAY
4/14/14 Knecht Cup Cherry Hill, N.J. ALL DAY
4/19/14 St. Joseph/ Navy Philadelphia, Pa. ALL DAY
4/26/14 George Mason Fairfax Station, Va. ALL DAY
5/4/14 Eastern Sprints Cherry Hill, N.J. ALL DAY
5/18/14 American Athletic Champs West Windsor, N.J. ALL DAY
5/30/14 - 6/1/14 NCAA Championships Indianapolis, Ind. ALL DAY
** All Matches in Eastern Standard Time
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