May 8, 2012

Men's Track & Field Gears Up For New England Outdoor Championship

Scoreboard: 8th of 8, Patriot League Championship, Worcester, Mass., 5/4-5/5
Schedule: Friday-Saturday, May 11-12, New England Championship, Boston, Mass., 10:00 a.m. (5/11) & 12:00 p.m. (5/12)

  • Select members of the men's track and field team will compete in the New England Championship this weekend, May 11-12, at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
  • Last season, the Crusaders finished 22nd of 37 schools with senior Dan Altenau (Eastchester, N.Y.) placing third in the 3,000-meter steeplechase with a time of 9:19.56. Senior Chase Bradford (West Bridgewater, Mass.) took home an eighth place finish in the javelin with a throw of 58.02 meters. The 4x800-meter relay team also finished in eighth place with a time of 7:49.80. Southern Connecticut State took home the team title with 110 points, followed by Northeastern (86.50) and Rhode Island (82).
  • The Crusaders hosted the Patriot League Outdoor Championship for the first time since 2006 last weekend (5/4-5) at the Hart Track. The team finished in eighth place with 12 top-10 finishes over the two-day event. Check out photos of the Holy Cross student-athletes in the 2012 Patriot League Outdoor Championship here: Day 1, Day 2