#2 Camels Place Sixth in 18 Team Field at Atlantic Coast Championship
THROGGS NECK, N.Y. --The Connecticut College women's sailing team visited the Empire State this weekend to compete in the Atlantic Coast Championship at SUNY-Maritime. The Camels, ranked #2 in the latest Sailing World Magazine national ranking presented by Sperry Top-Sider, won a tie-breaker with Brown University to place sixth in the 18 team field with a score of 215 points.
Yale University scored 181 points to win the Atlantic Coast Crown in a tie-breaker with the University of Rhode Island. The Big Green from Dartmouth College finished just one point behind the leaders in third place with 182 points.
Seniors Bitsy Whipple, Katie St. George and Claire Sacco teamed up for an eighth place finish in the A division with 126 points. In the B division, sophomore skipper Atlantic Brugman, Eliza Price, Claire Sacco and Grace Medley tallied 89 points in a third place finish for the Camels.
November 13, 2011