BRANFORD, Conn. -Deirdre Lambert '15 and Carissa Crawford '14 have been named the NEISA Women's Sailors of the Week, the New England Intercollegiate Sailing Association announced Tuesday. The pair was honored for their dominating performance at the Yale Women's Interconference Regatta.
Sailing in A Division, Lambert and Crawford finished in the top-five in five of the seven races sailed, showing great consistency in wide ranging conditions. The duo scored just 33 points to take first overall in the division.
As a team, the Big Green finished first of 20 teams, winning the regatta for the first time in 10 years. Dartmouth tallied a combined score of just 78 points, six points ahead of second-place finisher Yale.
Lambert, Crawford and the rest of the Big Green return to action this weekend, facing multiple opponents in five scheduled regattas.