POUGHKEEPSIE, N.Y. - The Marist men's and women's crew teams won all seven races Saturday morning, defeating Army in the President's Cup on the Hudson River on Marist's campus. The Red Foxes also celebrated their seven seniors with a Senior Day ceremony following the last race of the day.
The men's Varsity Eight started the day off for Marist, winning with a time of 5:31, a full 20 seconds ahead of Army's boat.. The same boat for the women followed that up with a 12-second victory in 6:28.4.
The men's Second Varsity Eight and the Novice Eight boats for both men and women all won by a margin of at least eight seconds.
The women's Varsity Four took their race by a full ten seconds before the men won the same race with a four second margin of victory.
The Novice Four races were cancelled due to high winds and unsafe river conditions.
Both programs will be back in the water next weekend when they travel to Cherry Hill, N.J. to take part in the Knecht Cup on Saturday and Sunday.