Crusaders Ready To Race At Blue Devil Invitational

Kyle Shepard & Cory Loftis

Scoreboard: No Team Scores at Bryant Invitational, Smithfield, R.I., 9/3
Schedule: Saturday, Sept. 11 at Blue Devil Invitational, New Britain, Conn., 12:00 p.m.

  • The Holy Cross men's cross country team travels to New Britain, Conn. for the Blue Devil Invitational hosted by Central Connecticut State on Saturday, Sept. 11.
  • At the 2009 Blue Devil Invitational, former Crusader Tim Richard was edged out at the line by Central Connecticut State junior Sam Alexander. Richard led the Crusaders with a second place finish with a time of 26:14.72, falling to Alexander by one tenth of a second. The Crusaders went on to finish third out of four teams with 57 points, while Brown took home the title with 44 points.
  • Sophomore Kyle Shepard (White Plains, N.Y.) was the first Crusader to cross the line at last week's Bryant Invitational. Shepard finished in sixth place with a time of 16:36.00. Shepard's top team finish was the first of his career.