September 8, 2008

Kyle Rougeot Named AT&T Crusader Of The Week

Sept. 8, 2008

WORCESTER, Mass. - Junior Kyle Rougeot (Torrington, Conn.) has been named the AT&T Crusader of the Week, for competition from September 1-7. Rougeot led the Holy Cross men's cross country team to a first place finish at the Blue Devil Invitational, held in New Britain, Conn., on Friday, Sept. 5.

At the Blue Devil Invitational, Rougeot was the top Holy Cross finisher, placing third overall. He finished the eight-kilometer course in a time of 26:50, only 20 seconds out of first place. The victory was the second straight at the Blue Devil Invitational for the Crusaders, who also won the event in 2007.

Holy Cross returns to action on Friday, Sept. 19, when it takes part in the National Catholic Championship, in Notre Dame, Ind.