Sailing Places Seventh At Massachusetts Maritime Fontaine Invitational

Sailing Places Seventh At Massachusetts Maritime Fontaine Invitational

BOURNE, Mass. --  The UMass Dartmouth sailing team posted a seventh place finish at the Massachusetts Maritime Chuck Fontaine Invitational on Sunday afternoon at the Keith Hartford Sailing Center, as the Buccaneers recorded a final score of 171 in competition on Great Herring Pond.

Junior Page Veazie (East Bridgewater, Mass.) and freshman Addison Stead (Sharon, Mass.) notched a ninth place finish in the “A” division for the Corsairs with a score of 74 points, while the “B” tandem of junior Anna Nelson (Easton, Mass.) and freshman Liam Harkins (Dartmouth, Mass.) was 13th with a score of 97 points.

Brown took top honors in the final standings with a team score of 69 points, as the Bears topped runner-up Northeastern (77) and third place Rhode Island (79).  UMass Dartmouth registered the second highest finish among Division III entrants in the regatta.