NEISA Sailors of the Week, Weekend 2, Fall 2016

***Stewart and Omura are the NEISA COED Sailors of the Week***

Cambridge, MA—9/18/16 - Alexander Stewart ‘17 and Paige Omura ’17 are the NEISA Coed Sailors of the Week for winning C-division at the Hatch Brown Trophy hosted by MIT over the weekend.  On Sunday, the duo put a very impressive string of races together including five firsts, a third and a fourth. The Senior Engineers helped their MIT teammates to a fourth place overall. 

Around the Conference—

Yale won the Hatch Brown Trophy, named after the long-time MIT Sailing Master. The Brown Bears won the Stu Nelson at Connecticut College. Boston College prevailed at the Callagy Ross Trophy formerly known as the Lake Champlain Open hosted by the University of Vermont. At the Sacred Heart Trophy, the Coast Guard Academy bested the field. Boston College hosted the Central Series; Yale sailed away with the win. At Navy, Coast Guard finished 2nd at the Shields Trophy, College Sailing’s Championship for service and maritime academies. Yale passed Tufts in the last set to take victory at the Nevins Trophy at Kings Point.