Crusaders Head Outdoors For Start Of Season

Kenneth McKenna

Scoreboard: No scheduled competition.
Schedule: Saturday, March 19 at Husky Spring Open, Solomon Outdoor Track, Dedham, Mass., 10:00 a.m. 

  • The Holy Cross men's track and field team will open the 2011 outdoor season at the Husky Spring Open, hosted by Northeastern at the Solomon Outdoor Track in Dedham, Mass. on March 19.
  • Last season at the Husky Spring Open, senior Brendan Medeiros (Fall River, Mass.) ran a personal-best time of 16:29.83 in the 5,000, finishing in 20th place. Junior Stephen Madsen (New Providence, N.J.) placed 16th in the 1,500 with a time of 4:11.02, while senior Connor LaClair (Hyde Park, Vt.) finished 13th in the 400 with a time of 52.35 seconds.
  • At the 2010 Patriot League Outdoor Championship, Holy Cross finished eighth overall with four points. Medeiros placed 10th in the 3,000 meter steeplechase with a time of 9:48.9, junior Henry Bradford (West Bridgewater, Mass.) placed 10th in the javelin with a distance of 50.42 meters, senior Kenneth McKenna (Ossining, N.Y.) finished eighth in the hammer throw with a distance of 40.88 meters and Alex Martin (Sutton, Mass.) finished ninth in the triple jump with a distance of 12.88 meters.