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April 14, 2014 WPI Athletes of the Week #30 The men's Varsity Eight and women's Third Varsity Eight were named WPI Student-Athletes of the Week. The men defeated a strong Bates boat for the first time in four years in racing Sunday morning while he the women defeated highly-regarded Williams for a second straight year Saturday morning Learn more...


January 21, 2014 | Worcester Polytechnic Institute Names Laurie Leshin as its 16th President Worcester, MA --- After a six-month intensive search, the Board of Trustees of Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) has elected Laurie Leshin, PhD, as the university's 16th president. Over the past 20 years, Leshin, a geochemist and space scientist, established herself as both an academic and administrative leader, having cultivated an impressive career at NASA, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Arizona State University (ASU), and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). Leshin was selected to lead WPI from an initial candidate pool of approximately 200. >>
October 27, 2013 | Men's Rowing Wraps Up 2013 Fall Campaign at the Head of the Fish Regatta Saratoga Springs, NY --- WPI men's rowing concluded its fall season Saturday with a busy day at the Head of the Fish Regatta in Saratoga Springs. NY. The varsity eight placed sixth in a time of 12:07.35. For many of the members of the boat, it was their third race of the day. The second varsity eight grabbed a bronze medal with a time of 12:31.93. The novices had a good day with a fourth and 14th place showing >>
October 21, 2013 | WPI Athletes of the Week #8 The Men's and Women's Rowing Varsity Eights were named WPI Student-Athletes of the Week. The boat made up of John Morrissey, Nick Cebry, Kendell Cotton, Alex Barat, Gary Jackson, Matt Foley, Jackson Krupmick, Matt Deptula and coxswain Tyler Collins crossed the finish line 10th while the boat manned by of Liz Audet, Elisabeth Boulanger, Julie Waddell, Brooke Cotta, Maggie Freed, Emily Hofmeister, Anisa Swei, Corre Steele and coxswain Jess Prashaw posted a seventh place finish at the Head of the Charles on Sunday. >>
October 20, 2013 | Men's Rowing Impressive at the Head of the Charles Regatta Cambridge, MA --- WPI men’s rowing had an outstanding showing this weekend at the iconic annual Head of the Charles Regatta. The Engineers battled tough conditions to see their varsity eight place tenth in the collegiate eights and the second varsity eight finish 22nd in the club eights at the 49th annual event. The varsity eight crossed the finish line in 15:58.577 to secure the Crimson and Gray’s second top 10 finish in the last four years. WPI posted the fourth best time among Division III boats. >>
October 12, 2013 | Men’s Rowing Places Second at Quinsigamond Snake Regatta Worcester, MA --- The WPI men’s rowing team posted a second place finish at the Quinsigamond Snake Regatta on Saturday. The Varsity Eight - John Morrissey, Nick Cebry, Kendell Cotton, Alex Barat, Gary Jackson, Matt Foley, Jackson Krupmick, Matt Deptula and coxswain Tyler Collins (Manchester, NH) – clocked a 14:03.712 while Division I Holy Cross won the race with a 13:44.126. >>
October 6, 2013 | Men's Rowing Kicks Off 2013 Fall Campaign at Textile River Regatta Lowell, MA --- The WPI men's rowing team began its 2013-2014 season at the Textile River Regatta in Lowell on Sunday. The Crimson and Gray amassed a gold and silver to go along with a fifth, sixth and seventh place performances. The varsity eight earned a silver in the club eight (19:20.995) and was fifth in the open eight (20:09.462). The second varsity eight placed sixth in the club eight (20:19.934) and finished seventh in the open (20:52.150). >>
September 30, 2013 | Rowing Alumni/Alumnae Regatta Video Available on YouTube Worcester, MA --- The WPI men's and women's rowing teams held a regatta on Saturday, September 28, 2013 as part of Homecoming weekend. Video from Saturday is available here and on in the WPI Athletics playlist. >>
September 6, 2013 | WPI Athletics Adds YouTube to Social Media Portfolio Worcester, MA --- The WPI Athletic Department has announced it has added YouTube to its social media portfolio beginning on Friday, September 06, 2013. The playlist, which is housed on WPI’s official YouTube channel, compliments the existing offerings on Twitter and Facebook. >>
July 10, 2013 | Men's Rowing Alums Shine at Henley Royal Regatta Worcester, MA --- Several WPI men’s crew alumni participated this past week in the Henley Royal Regatta on the River Thames by the town of Henley-on-Thames, England. Hank Moore '11, rowed in the Prince Albert Cup making it to the second round where his Cambridge Four lost to Durham Boat Club. John Madura '12 and Ricky Holak '12 advanced to the semifinals of the Prince of Wales Challenge Cup where they lost to eventual champions Leander A. >>
July 1, 2013 | Fall 2013 Schedules Released Worcester, MA --- The WPI Athletic Department recently unveiled the 2013 fall schedules. Followers of @WPIAthletics on Twitter were the first to know when each schedule was released. As a teaser, the action starts on Friday, August 30th with Volleyball participating in the Regis Tournament against Mount Idea (6pm) and Eastern Nazarene (8pm) and Men's Soccer taking on Becker in the City Tournament at 6:30pm at Worcester State. >>
4/13/14 - Men's Rowing
First Place
Rochester and Bates

Results Recap

4/12/14 - Men's Rowing
Third Place
Williams, Conn College, MIT (Donahue Cup) and F&M

Results Recap

4/5/14 - Men's Rowing
Wesleyan, Colby, UMass, Middlebury Class of 2003 Cup

10:20 AM
4/19/14 - Men's Rowing
Trinity, UNH, Washington College, Ithaca, Colby and Coast Guard

9:30 AM
4/20/14 - Men's Rowing
Tufts (Baker Cup), Vermont & Washington College

10:40 AM
4/26/14 - Men's Rowing
Boston College (McGee Cup)


Larry Noble Head Men's Crew Coach



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