LOWELL, Mass.—(4/14/12)—Coast Guard's Novice Four placed first of five boats in racing at the Merrimack River.
The Bears Novice 4 won with a time of 7:09 beating Colby (7:22), UMass Lowell (7:26), Coast Guard's B boat (7:35) and Mass. Maritime (8:24).
The Varsity 8 placed second losing to Colby by five seconds, 6:12 to 6:17.
Colby won the second Varsity Eight race beating the Bears 6:18 to 6:53.
UMass Lowell won the Varsity Four race with a time of 6:55 while the Bears were second in 7:16 placing ahead of three others.