PROVIDENCE, R.I.- The Dartmouth men's heavyweight crew team dropped its races to Brown in the battle for the Atalanta Cup on Saturday (April 21).

The Bears swept all of the races, including the first varsity eight that secured the Cup for the Bears. Dartmouth hasn't won the Atalanta Cup since 2003.

In the first varsity eight race, the Bears jumped out to a early lead and cruised to the first-place finish. The Bears crossed the line with a time of 5:58.1 while the Big Green took second with a time of 6:15.1

The Big Green took second in the varsity four race with a time of 7:49.6 and in the freshman race with a time of 6:25.6, just two seconds behind Brown's top boat.

In the second varsity eight race, the Bears boated a second varsity and a third varsity while the Big Green just boated one boat. Brown took the top two spots with times of 6:13.3 and 6:19.1, respectively. Dartmouth rounded out the race with a time of 6:32.7.

The Big Green continues their road stretch when they travel to Madison, Wis., to take on the Badgers and MIT for the Cochrane Cup. Racing takes place on Saturday (April 28).

First Varsity Eight

1. Brown - 5:58.1
2. Dartmouth - 6:15.1

Second Varsity Eight
1. Brown - 6:13.3
2. Brown B - 6:19.1
3. Dartmouth - 6:32.7

Third Varsity Four
1. Brown - 7:34.8
2. Dartmouth -7:49.6
3. Brown - 7:53.0

Freshmen Eight
1. Brown - 6:23.4
2. Dartmouth - 6:25.6
3. Brown 2F - 7:21.2

Dartmouth Lineups
First Varsity 8 +:
Cox: Ellie Levey Stroke: Matthew Gallira, 7-Quinn Harper, 6-Tyler Maloney, 5-Hunter Dray, 4-John Strizich, 3-EJ Miller, 2-Joseph Polwrek, 1-Brendan Stoner

Second Varsity 8+: Cox: Reilly Bertasi, Stroke: Jesse Reisner, 7-Jack Heise, 6-Ryan Ganongr, 5-Matthew Oatway, 4-Samuel Seehof, 3-Graeme Calloway, 2-Michael Odokara-Okigbo, 1-David Mulrey

Freshman 8+: Cox: Alexander Steele, Stroke: Andrew Kenealy, 7-Robert Truesdale, 6- Stuart Maeder, 5- Richard Newsome-White, 4-Henry Franco, 3-Bryan Rogers, 2- Maximilian Kinne, 1- Paul Champeau

Third Varsity Four +: Cox: Kristine Abo, Stroke: Rahul Raina, 3-Tim Brown, 2-James Reed, 1-Max Goldberg