Crusader Swimming and Diving Announces 2008-2009 Schedule

Sept. 30, 2008

WORCESTER, Mass. - Holy Cross athletic director Richard M. Regan, Jr. and head coach Barry Parenteau have announced the 2008-2009 schedule for the Crusader men's and women's swimming and diving teams. Both the men's and women's teams are scheduled to participate in 12 meets this year, including five home competitions at the Hart Center.

The Crusader swimming and diving teams will open the 2008-2009 season at home. The Crusaders will host Fairfield on Oct. 11 and Lehigh on Oct. 19. The men and women will hit the road on Oct. 22 when they travel to Springfield College. The women will follow with another competition at Siena on Oct. 29. The men and women will travel together for competitions at Army (Nov. 5) and the Terrier Invitational in Boston, Mass (Nov. 14-16). Both teams will complete the fall schedule at the Harold Anderson Invitational in Kingston, R.I. (Dec. 5-6).

The Holy Cross women's swimming and diving team will return to competition at home against Vermont and Central Connecticut State on Jan. 11. The men's team will return to action on Jan. 13 at Boston University. Both teams will host the Worcester City Championship (Jan. 23-24) and travel together to Providence (Jan 31). The men will host Boston College on Feb. 5 before both teams close out the regular season at home against Bryant (Feb. 7).

The men's and women's swimming and diving team will conclude the season at the Patriot League Championships at Bucknell University (Feb. 19-21).