Bears Drop Season Opener

MIDDLETOWN, Conn. -- The Bears Varsity 8 and Second 8 opened the spring portion of the season at Wesleyan.

The Varsity 8 of (stroke-coxswain) Brendan Magnuson, Benjamin McKeathen, Luke Carani, Sean Murphy, Alexander Kloo, Jake Taylor, Hunter MorrisJohn Keiffer and Sarah Kukich finished in 6:32.9 as Wesleyan won in 6:15.7.

The Bears 2V boat of (stroke-coxswain) Daniel Beacon, Cole Gingrich, Benjamin Racz, Ross Markham, Phillip Gurtler, Jonathan Dillard, Duncan Quinn, Tharindu Wathuthanthri and Peter Driscoll were also second in 6:35.3 as Wesleyan won in 6:18.6.

The Bears are back in action on April 12th when the face Colby.