NEW HAVEN, Conn. – The last weekend of competition for the Yale coed team starts on Saturday at the State University of New York Maritime Academy. SUNY will host the most competitive coed dinghy event of the fall season, the Atlantic Coast Championship. The competition will be as close to the competition level found at the national championship in the spring and will be the best look at the team's overall performance at that level.
Sailing at the ACC's will be junior Nic Baird and sophomore Graceann Nicolosi in A division with senior captain Malcolm Lamphere and first-year Sonia Lingos-Utley in B division. Senior Chris Champa will serve as a heavy crew.
Conditions will be completely different on each day, with opposite wind directions on Saturday and Sunday following a cold front. The wind speed will be anywhere from very breezy to nearly dead. Temperatures will be in the 30s.
Find results at www.scores.collegesailing.org
Report filed by Nic Baird '19, Yale Sports Publicity