October 20, 2009
Crusader Look For Success At Central Connecticut
Schedule: Saturday, Oct. 24, Central Connecticut Mini Meet, New Britain, Conn., 10:00 a.m.
- The Holy Cross men's cross country team took a week off before traveling to its next event, the Central Connecticut Mini Meet in New Britain, Conn., on Saturday, Oct. 24. The race is set to start at 10:00 a.m.
- The Crusaders last competed at the mini meet in 2006, finishing third out of seven teams. Seniors Tim Richard (Attleboro, Mass.) and Garret Huddy (Columbus, Ohio) finished the 5k race with times of 16:22 and 16:44 respectively.
- Holy Cross was last in action on Oct. 10 at the New England Championship where Richard led the Crusaders with a team leading 62nd place finish with time of 25:50. Richard was named Patriot League Runner of the Week for his performance.
- The Crusaders are looking ahead to the 2009 Patriot League Championship on Saturday, Oct. 31 at Colgate. Holy Cross tied for sixth in the preseason poll and will look to better that prediction and improve on last season's sixth place finish.