Mystic Valley Crew Rows Against Cambridge R&L
On Saturday, the Mystic Valley crew team raced in a dual meet against Cambridge Rindge and Latin HS crew in two race formats (3 mil race and 2,000 m). Despite the fact that the Cambridge R&L coaches cancelled the boy’s events, the Mystic Valley boys’ varsity four raced on 3 mil course against the clock and against theirr boys’ JV boat. The varsity comprised of cox Alex Green, stroke and the team captain Marco Hanna, Ben Horton, Mario Hanna and Joe Finn posted the fastest time of the day of 15:58:5. The JV team finished with the time of 17:09:5.
While racing a shorter distance, the Eagles varsity double comprised of Mario Hanna and Ben Horton was victorious and finished the race with the time of 9:36:4.
Mystic Valley’s girls’ varsity four comprised of cox Jessica Lieu, stroke and the team captain Fay Farhane, Asha Kurian, Maaya Alagappan and Amanda Valenti did a very respectable job as well. In the heavily competitive varsity 4’s event the varsity finished in first place with the time of 10:35:4, 35 seconds ahead of Cambridge’s varsity four while racing on 2000m race course. In addition, they placed second behind the Cambridge girls’ varsity four on the 3 mile race course with the time of 19:06.5.