February 8, 2011

Crusaders Prepare For Patriot League Championships

MEN'S SWIMMING & DIVING
Overall: 1-7; Last Week: 0-2
Scoreboard: Boston College 164, Holy Cross 122, Worcester, Mass., 2/3
Bryant 170, Holy Cross 94, Worcester, Mass., 2/5
Schedule: No scheduled meets. 

  • The Holy Cross men's swimming and diving team concluded the regular season with dual meets against Boston College on Feb. 3 and Bryant on Feb. 5. The Crusaders will take the next week off in preparation of the upcoming Patriot League Championship at Kinney Natatorium on the campus of Bucknell in Lewisburg, Pa. 
  • Holy Cross honored its five seniors prior to the start of the final home meet against Bryant. Seniors Sean Hager (Westfield, N.J.), Matthew Hynes (Maywood, N.J.), Nick Larsen (Whitman, Mass.), Aidan McGrath (Quincy, Mass.) and Matt Mullaney (Livingston, N.J.) wrapped up their collegiate careers on the hill.
  • Sophomore Brian Power (Southport, Conn.) received an honorable mention from the Patriot League after leading the Crusaders with two first place finishes against Bryant and a win in the meet against Boston College. Against Bryant, Power finished first in the 100 breast with a time of 1:00.40 and first in the 200 breast with a time of 2:15.18, while against Boston College, Power wall first in the 100 breast with a time of 1:03.24. Both of Power's times against Bryant were season-bests.