Xavier Sailing Finishes Third At Great Oaks Qualifier
On Sunday, Sept 23, 2018, Xavier finished third at a New England Scholastic Sailing Association qualifier to secure a spot in the Great Oaks Regatta in New Orleans in November. The Falcons held first place in the regatta until the sixth race of the day. Stewart Gurnell was the skipper and the crew alternated between Francisco Quintana and Francis Brown.
The team practices in the autumn on Tuesdays and Thursdays at Pettipaug Yacht Club on the CT River in Essex unless otherwise announced. The team leaves Xavier for Essex at 2:45pm and returns by 6:30 pm.
Stewart Gurnell '19
Francisco Quintana '19