October 12, 2010

Men's Cross Country Ready For The Leopard Invitational This Weekend

MEN'S CROSS COUNTRY
Overall: 0-1
Scoreboard: 25th of 47 at New England Championship, Boston, Mass., 10/9
Schedule: Saturday, Oct. 16 at Leopard Invitational, Easton, Pa., 11:00 a.m. 

  • The Holy Cross men's cross country team travels to Easton, Pa. for the Leopard Invitational hosted by Lafayette on Saturday, Oct. 16. The Crusaders will get practice for the Patriot League Championship, as they compete at the Leopard Invitational on the course they will run on again Oct. 30.
  • Holy Cross last raced at the Leopard invitational during the 2007 season. Seniors Chris Bergan (Shrewsbury, Mass.) and James Fletcher (Woburn, Mass.) each raced for the Crusaders, with Bergan leading the class with an 84th place finish and a time of 28:29.6.
  • Junior Dan Altenau (Eastchester, N.Y.) earned his second career Patriot League award after leading the Crusaders at the New England Championship on Saturday, Oct. 9. Altenau finished 28th out of 318 runners at the race. Freshman Dylan Villescas (Las Cruces, N.M.) earned his first league award after being named Patriot League Rookie of the Week. Villescas finished 84th out of 293 runners in the sub-varsity race at the championship.