Track & Field Set For New England Championship

Mario Alvarez

Scoreboard: 8th of 8, at Patriot League Championship, Annapolis, Md., 2/18-20
Schedule: Friday-Saturday, Feb. 25-26, at New England Championship, Boston, Mass. 

  • Qualifying members of the Holy Cross men's track and field team will continue its indoor season at the New England Indoor Championship hosted by Boston University this weekend.
  • At the 2010 New England Championship, the Crusaders finished 26th out of 34 teams, and were led by junior Dan Altenau (Eastchester, N.Y.), who placed ninth in the 5,000 meter run with a time of 14:55.46. The Crusader's distance medley relay scored points with a 15th place finish, with a time of 10:21.20.
  • Last weekend at the 2011 Patriot League Championship, senior Brendan Medeiros (Fall River, Mass.) led the men's team with a third place finish and IC4A qualifying time of 2:27.84 in the 1,000. Altenau placed sixth in the 3,000 with an IC4A qualifying time of 8:25.50. This is Altenau's first time qualifying for the IC4A Championship.