WINTER PARK, Fla. (March 11, 2017) – Rollins went head-to-head with Stetson Saturday at the Rollins Invitational on Lake Maitland.

The Tars Varsity 4 picked up a big win over of pair of Hatters boats to highlight the day. The boat of Ana Rivas, Marc Bremmer, Mitchell Laughlin, Nilsen Arias and Cameron Boyd stopped the clock at 6:43.0, nearly six seconds ahead of Stetson’s top boat and nine in front of the Hatters B entry. The Tars took an early lead and kept it through the entirety of the race.

Rollins also raced a men’s Novice 4, Men’s Varsity 4 B and pair, finishing behind Stetson in each of the races. The V4”B” boat of Robert Grossman, Leo Macho, James Woods, Robinson Koger and Manny Rodriguez battled Stetson the entire way down the course, finishing just three seconds back of the Hatters.

Rollins will host the final home regatta of the year on Saturday, March 18. Racing is slated to begin at 8 a.m. in Lake Maitland.