September 30, 2008

Crusaders Set To Run In Murray Keatinge Invitational

Sept. 30, 2008

MEN'S CROSS COUNTRY
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Idle
Schedule: Saturday, Oct. 4, Murray Keatinge Invitational, Orono, Maine, 10:00 a.m.

  • After being off last weekend, the Crusaders return to action on Saturday, Oct. 4. Holy Cross will take part in the Murray Keatinge Invitational in Orono, Maine, beginning at 10:00 a.m.
  • Holy Cross was last in action on the weekend of Sept. 19-20, when it took part in two meets. On Friday, Sept. 19, the Crusaders placed seventh out of 33 schools at the National Catholic Championship. Then on Saturday, Sept. 20, Holy Cross placed 16th out of 38 teams at the UMass Dartmouth Invitational.
  • Junior Tim Richard (Attleboro, Mass.) placed 17th overall at the National Catholic Championship. He ran a time of 25:49 over the five-mile course, and was Holy Cross' top finisher in the field of 267 runners. Earlier this season, Richard placed fourth at the Blue Devil Invitational with a time of 27:42.
  • Freshman Dan Altenau (Eastchester, N.Y.) earned a 51st place finish at the UMass Dartmouth Invitational. His time of 26:18 over the five-mile course was the best on the team, in a field which included 278 runners. Earlier this year, Altenau placed 24th at the Blue Devil Invitational in a time of 29:10.