Bowdoin Sailing Announces 2012 Fall Regatta Schedule

BRUNSWICK, Maine - The Bowdoin College sailing team has released its schedule of fall regattas.

The Polar Bears are coming off one of the finest seasons in program history in 2011-12. Led by the women's program, who peaked at #11 in their first-ever appearance in the national rankings, Bowdoin had two members garner All-New England Intercollegiate Sailing Association honors. Along with sailors Kaylee Schwitzer and Ayaka Okawa, who All-NEISA recognition, head coach Frank Pizzo was named the New England Coach of the Year.

Bowdoin will look to ride the wave into the 2012-13 campaign, which sees the squad open with four competitions on the weekend of September 8-9. The Polar Bears will host a pair of regattas at the picturesque Bethel Point Sailing Center this autumn - the Hewitt Trophy (September 29) and the Barnett Trophy (October 6).

A complete schedule can be found here: