Newport, RI (May 26, 2015) – Racing continued today on Narragansett Bay in the second day of the Sperry Women’s Semi-Finals. Twenty-eight collegiate sailing teams from across the nation qualified to compete in these semi-finals to determine the top 18 teams who will advance to the finals, which begin tomorrow at 9:30 a.m.
The 28 teams were divided into two fleets of 14 teams, Western and Eastern Semi-Final groups, with the top nine from each fleet to make up the 18 teams who compete in the final. Today the Eastern fleet sailed in CFJs and the Western fleet sailed in Z420s. The sailors competed on windward leeward courses with three and four legs.
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