In 1936, Joe is a young man suffering extreme poverty and pursuing an engineering degree at the University of Washington in an effort to finish his education. Due to his lack of financial support, Joe’s college career is in jeopardy. However, friend Roger comes to the rescue by recommending that the two try out for the JV boat crew, which offers a bed to those who make the team. Coach Ulbrickson not only has to handle humiliating losses, but he also has to put up with calls to be dismissed. Pushing the student to the brink of exhaustion, he believes the kid has something there that is worth a shot, so he welcomes Joe onto the team. A romantic relationship blossoms between Joyce and George, the kindly man in charge of making “shells” for the squad, as she watches her boyfriend train alongside other Huskies as they fight against the best of the best in rowing. Enjoy Soap2day free movies at home.