** Rios/Ferraris/Sertl are the NEISA COED SAILORS OF THE WEEK***
New London, CT—3/27/16 – Boston College’s Raul Rios ’16, Allison Ferraris ’17 and Katja Sertl ‘16 are the NEISA Sailors of the Week for helping their team win the Friis Team Race Trophy hosted by the Coast Guard Academy. Over the course of the weekend, the Eagles faced off against 11 other teams from New England, the Mid Atlantic, and Pacific Coast Conferences, coming away with a 10-1 record. Rios, Ferraris, and Sertl were the noted leaders of their team.
***Around the Conference***
At the Staake Team Race Trophy hosted by Connecticut College, teams were vying to qualify for the New England Team Racing Championship. The University of Rhode Island and Connecticut College secured the final two spots and will face Coast Guard, Boston College, Yale, Harvard, Boston University, Dartmouth, MIT, Roger Williams University, Brown and Bowdoin in two weekends. Dartmouth College took second place at the Admiral Moore Team Race at SUNY Maritime. At the BC Team Race, Yale took first with an 11-4 record. Brown University led the one-day Central Series at BU, and then Boston University won the BU Team Race the following day.
Photo courtesy of BC Athletics.