Crusaders Take A Break, Return To Action Oct. 2

Scoreboard: 7th of 35 at National Catholic Championship, Notre Dame, Ind., 9/17
14th of 36 at UMass-Dartmouth Invitational, Dartmouth, Mass., 9/18
Schedule: No scheduled competition. 

  • The Holy Cross men's cross country team will take the week off from competition, before returning to the cross country course on Oct. 2 for the Murray Keatinge Invitational, hosted by Maine.
  • Junior Dan Altenau (Eastchester, N.Y.) took almost a minute off his time from a year ago to place 20th at the National Catholic Championship. Altenau finished with a time of 25:41 in the 8k race, his first 8k of the season.
  • In the past five seasons, the Crusaders have taken the fourth weekend of September off every year. Holy Cross will tune up for the New England Championship at the Murray Keating Invitational on Oct. 2 and then take two weeks to prepare for the Patriot League Championship on Oct. 30.