Crusaders Close Out Regular Season At Patriot League Meet

Patrick McMahon

Feb. 24, 2009

Overall: 1-9 (0-2 Patriot League)
Scoreboard: 8th of 8 at Patriot League Championships, 2/19-2/21
Schedule: Friday-Saturday, Feb. 28-March 1, ECAC Open Championships, Cambridge, Mass. 10:00 a.m.


  • Holy Cross traveled to Lewisburg, Pa. for the Patriot League Championships on Feb 19-21. The Crusaders finished in eighth place with 123 points. Navy claimed first with 1031.5 points, Bucknell took second with 635, Army in third with 596 points, Lehigh fourth (357.5 points), Colgate fifth (353 points), Lafayette sixth (202 points) and American seventh (141 points).


  • At the Championships, junior Brian Livingston (Auburn, Wash.) finished in 15th place in the 200 breast with a season-best time of 2:14.78, while freshman Michael Burns (East Amherst N.Y.) touched the wall in 16th place with a season-best time of 2:17.30. Freshman diver Adam DeVito (Walpole, Mass.) finished fifth in the three meter diving competition with a score of 264.36. The men's 200 free relay team swam by senior Rob Acker (Ames, Iowa), senior David Drummond (Swampscott, Mass.), senior Dan Kennedy (Bolton, Conn.) and freshman Patrick McMahon (Middletown, N.Y.) finished seventh with a season-best time of 1:29.44.


  • DeVito will compete in the three meter diving competition at the ECAC Open Championships on Feb. 28-March 1. DeVito's season-best 311.50 points on the three meter board is 8.5 points away from qualifying for the NCAA Zone Diving Championships.