Hannah Beams '17 and Emma Wheeler '15 both row in the Bates College women's varsity eight, and their boat won the Head Of The Charles Regatta on October 22. The Head of the Charles is the world's largest regatta; the Bates V8 placed first out of 26 boats, and set a new course record for women's collegiate eights at the regatta. The Bates women's crew team are the defending NCAA Division III champions, and this is the second time in program history the Bobcats take home the Head of the Charles Women's Collegiate Eights title. Read more on the Bates website.
Hannah Beams '17 and Emma Wheeler '15 Win Head of the Charles with Bates V8