February 23, 2010

Crusaders Close Out Season At Patriot League Championship

Overall: 1-8 (0-2 PL) Last Week: 8th of 8
Scoreboard: 8th of 8 at Patriot League Championship, Annapolis, Md., 2/18-2/20
Schedule: Season has concluded

  • The Holy Cross men's swimming and diving team closed out the season with an eighth place finish at the Patriot League Championship in Annapolis, Md., Feb. 18-20.
  • Freshman Brian Power (Southport, Conn.) recorded Holy Cross' top individual finish, taking 14th in the 100 breast with a time of 1:00.42. Power's time is a season-best and team-best time. Power also swam a top team time in the 200 breast (2:14.10) and in the 200 IM (2:02.88).
  • Junior Sean Hager (Westfield, N.J.) had a top-twenty finish in the 400 IM, placing 17th with a time of 4:31.05. Hager's time in the event was a season-best and team-best.
  • Holy Cross hit many team-best and season-best marks at the Patriot League Championship. Junior Nick Larsen (Whitman, Mass.) finished with the team's fastest times in the 100 and 200 fly. In the 100 fly he recorded a time of 55.53 seconds and in the 200 fly he finished with a time of 2:09.79. Sophomore Connor Bowman (Princeton, N.J.) recorded a team-best time in the 100 back (57.25) and 200 back (2:05.80). Senior Ryan Boate (Pleasantville, N.Y.) swam a team-best time of 17:20.32 in the 1,650 and Brian Lyons (Greenwich, Conn.) swam a team-best time of 4:52.70 in the 500. Senior Joseph McShane (Chatham, N.J.) swam team-best times in the 50 (22.24), 100 (48.75) and 200 (1:46.93) free.