The women’s crew team launched its spring campaign in auspicious fashion, defeating two Ivy rivals and one non-conference foe over the past two weeks.
Over the past four years, I have spent countless hours working out in the boathouse and rowing on the Seekonk River in pursuit of perfection.
The men’s squad fell to national champion UW as the women’s squad raced ahead of Radcliffe.
There are very few dynasties in college sports history — UCLA men’s basketball under John Wooden, Alabama football under Paul “Bear” Bryant and Connecticut women’s basketball under Geno Auriemma. Brown women’s crew under Head Coach John Murphy added itself to that list by claiming its seventh NCAA title in 15 years Sunday by the narrowest of margins.