Silver Medal

Columbia’s lightweight coxed varsity four captured a silver medal on the last day of the IRA National Championships in Sacramento, Calif. They narrowly edged out Princeton and Cornell, with all three teams finishing within 0.8 seconds of each other; Navy took gold.

Elsewhere at the championships, the Lions’ lightweight varsity eight took fourth place in the grand final, the lightweight varsity four earned eighth overall and the heavyweight varsity eight placed 15th.