HAMPTON, Virginia -- Hampton University head sailing coach Alessandro Ambrosi has announced the Pirates' spring 2016 schedule, a slate that includes a pair of home regattas.
The Pirates, who won three regattas in the fall, will open the spring in the Charleston Intercollegiate in Charleston, S.C. on Feb. 20-21, before hosting the Pirate Team Race at Strawberry Banks on Feb. 27-28.
From there, Hampton will sail in the ODU Spring Open on March 5-6, before heading to Williamsburg, Va. on March 19-20 for the William & Mary Spring Open. After that, the Pirates will return to Strawberry Banks for the MAISA/SAISA Intersectional on March 26-27.
April will kick off with the CNU Webb Open on April 2-3, before the Pirates head to Philadelphia, Pa. on April 9-10 for the Nova Spring Open. Hampton will then compete in the Grant Trophy on April 16-17 in West Long Branch, N.J., before heading to New York, N.Y. for the Great N.Y. Dinghy on April 23-24.
The America Trophy will be held April 30-May 1 in the Bronx, N.Y.
For more information on Hampton University sailing, please call the Office of Sports Information at (757) 727-5811, or visit the official Pirates website at www.hamptonpirates.com.
|Charleston Interconference||Charleston, S.C.||All Day|
|Pirate Team Race||Hampton, Va.||All Day|
|ODU Spring Open||Norfolk, Va.||All Day|
|William & Mary Spring Open||Williamsburg, Va.||All Day|
|MAISA/SAISA Intersectional||Hampton, Va.||All Day|
|CNU Webb Open||Newport News, Va.||All Day|
|Nova Spring Open||Philadelphia, Pa.||All Day|
|Grant Trophy||West Long Branch, N.J.||All Day|
|Great N.Y. Dinghy||New York, N.Y.||All Day|
|America Trophy||Bronx, N.Y.||All Day|
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