Date Posted:04/08/2008,  1:00PM

Bowdoin Qualifies for Regional Regattas

BRUNSWICK, Maine - The Bowdoin College sailing team qualified for the New England Dinghy Championships and New England Team Racing Championships in competitions held last weekend.

The Polar Bears will compete in the regattas in the weeks ahead, with the Dinghy Championships will be in Newport, Rhode Island this weekend. Bowdoin sailors Stu MacNeil, Eric Loss, Charlotte Williams, Billy Rohman and Claire Collery earned the bid for the upcoming race and have eyes set on qualifying for National Semifinals later this month.

Bowdoin will then compete at the New England Team Racing Championships at Brown University on May 3-4.

Complete information and results on the sailing team can be found on the Sailing Team Webpage.