Sept. 4, 2006
WORCESTER, Mass. - The College of the Holy Cross has named Megan Cross as an assistant director of athletic media relations, it was announced by athletic director Richard M. Regan, Jr. She will serve as the department's primary media contact for the women's basketball team, in addition to working with the field hockey, women's lacrosse, men's soccer and softball squads.
Cross comes to the Crusaders from East Stroudsburg University, where she served as a graduate assistant in the sports information office during the 2005-2006 school year. She previously spent time as the sports publicist for the State University of New York Athletic Conference, and as a web site assistant for the Buffalo Bills. In addition, Cross worked with the U.S. women's handball national team and the Hudson Valley Renegades baseball squad.
A native of Middletown, N.Y., Cross was a member of the varsity softball team at the State University of New York at Cortland from 2000-2003. She received her bachelor's degree in communication studies from Cortland in 2003, and is on track to earn her master's degree in sport management from East Stroudsburg in December.