BOSTON, Mass. (October 22, 2011) - After going unbeaten all of last season as the Rollins Novice 4, the Tars boat started 2011-12 with a 22nd place finish at the Head of the Charles.

Maggie Klein (coxswain), Ryan Webb, Ali Hakim, Mitch Verboncoeur, and Kip Zimmerman were one of 39 boats to finish the course and posted a time of 18:35.87. They were just 0.33 seconds behind Bates College in 21st and three seconds back of the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy for a top-20 spot.

The University of Virginia won the event in 16:57 while Fordham was second in 17:42 and Trinity third with a time of 17:44.