April 4, 2010
PHILADELPHIA - The Saint Jospeh's men's rowing team took part in the Murphy Cup on the Schuylkill River and saw the Varsity 8 place first in the Petite Final.
The Hawks' Heavyweaights outdistanced Villanova in the Petite Final.
SJU took fifth in the JV8 and then finished second to Penn State in the Lightweight 8.
The Hawks return to action next weekend as the Heavyweights compete at the Knecht Cup on April 9-10. The Lightweights will take on Delaware and Dartmouth on Friday in Derby, Conn., and then travel to Boston on Saturday to face Harvard and Georgetown.