Pitt rowing team says uniforms stolen before Philly regatta

PHILADELPHIA (AP) The University of Pittsburgh rowing team says their uniforms were among items stolen from team vans as they prepare for a big race in Philadelphia.

The team says the vans were broken into Thursday on a road running along Philadelphia's Schuylkill River, where the Dad Vail Regatta is scheduled to start Friday.

A post on the team's Facebook page says they are trying to stay focused on the race.

Police are investigating.

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