Women's Rowing Announces 2012-2013 Freshman Class

WORCESTER, Mass.­ – The Holy Cross women's rowing program has announced the 2012-2013 freshman class. Allie Arduini (Newtown, Pa.), Kathryn Dragun (Belmont, Calif.), Bridget Hager (Berkeley Heights, N.J.), Colleen Hynes (Maywood, N.J.), Emily Langan (Wyckoff, N.J.), Tori McCormick (Needham, Mass.), Cristina Pretto (Prospect, Conn.), Murielle Ryan (Boston, Mass.) and Kayla Zenk (Kent, Conn.) will join the Holy Cross program in the 2012-2013 academic year.

"I'm looking forward to welcoming our class of 2016," said Holy Cross head coach and director of rowing Patrick Diggins. "They come from excellent high school and club programs where they have been valuable contributors. This class has demonstrated excellent athletic ability and a strong work ethic and I'm sure they'll have an impact on the team right away and in years to come."

Here is a look at the freshman class. Click on a student-athlete's name to read more about her.

Name Ht. Hometown / High School
Allie Arduini 5-9 Newtown, Pa. / The Hun School of Princeton
Kathryn Dragun 5-3 Belmont, Calif. / Notre Dame
Bridget Hager 5-11 Berkeley Heights, N.J. / Mount St. Mary Academy
Colleen Hynes 5-8 Maywood, N.J. / Immaculate Heart Academy
Emily Langan 5-1 Wyckoff, N.J. / Academy of the Holy Angels
Tori McCormick 5-3 Needham, Mass. / Needham
Cristina Pretto 5-10 Prospect, Conn. / Westover
Murielle Ryan 5-9 Boston, Mass. / Boston Latin
Kayla Zenk 5-8 Kent, Conn. / Kent