NE Sloop Champs, Larry White Trophy


Saturday, October 12:

The Salve Regina University Seahawks welcomed NEISA sailors to Newport, Rhode Island for the 2013 New England Sloop Championship, Larry White Trophy. Match Racing took take place on Narragansett Bay between Rose Island and Goat Island. Under blustery conditions with wind ranging from 10 to 18 knots from the North, a full round-robin was completed!

Results follow:

1. Boston College- 6 points

2. Rodger Williams University- 5 points

3. Yale- 5 points

4. Brown University- 4 points

5. Tufts University- 4 points

6. Massachusetts Institute of Technology- 2 points

7. Salve Regina University- 2 points

8. Boston University- 0 points

For Sunday's match racing, a modified Quater-Finals will be sailed between numbers 3-6 followed by a standard Semi-finals and Finals.

Sunday, October 13:

Today started out as a beautiful day with breeze ranging from 8-12 knots from the Northeast. After a modified quarter final was completed Yale, BC, Brown, and RWU competed in the Semi-finals. After very exciting racing, BC and Yale moved on to the finals with Brown and RWU sailing in the petit finals. Congratulations goes out to Yale and BC for qualifying for the ICSA Match Racing Nationals! Thank you to the R.C., Coaches, and Umpires for helping to support a great event at Salve Regina in Newport, RI!

Final Results:

1. Yale

2. Boston College

3. Brown University

4. Roger Williams University

Seeding Round:

1. Boston College: 6 wins 1 loss

2. Roger Williams: 5 wins 2 losses

3. Yale University: 5 wins 2 losses

4. Brown University: 4 wins 3 losses

5. Tufts University: 4 wins 3 losses

6. Massachusetts Institute of Technology: 2 wins 5 losses

7. Salve Regina University: 2 wins 5 losses

8. Boston University: 0 wins 7 losses

Qtrs. BC and RW had a bye as SRU and BU were eliminated in the seeding round. Yale 2pts vs MIT 1pt. Brown 2pts vs Tufts 1pt. Semi’s Yale 3pts vs RW 1pt Brown 0pts vs BC 3pts

Finals Yale 2pts vs BC 0pts

Petit Finals Brown 1pt vs RWU 0pts

Score summary

2Boston CollegeEagles22
4Roger WilliamsHawks44
7Salve ReginaSeahawks77
8Boston UniversityTerriers88