Crusaders Set For Patriot League Championship

Lindsay Mlazgar

Overall: 3-6; Last Week: 0-0
Scoreboard: No scheduled meets
Schedule: Thursday-Saturday, Feb. 17-19, at Patriot League Championship, Lewisburg, Pa., 10:30 a.m. 

  • The Holy Cross women's swimming and diving team will travel to Lewisburg, Pa. for the 2011 Patriot League Championship at Kinney Natatorium on Feb. 17-19. Competition starts at 10:30 a.m. each day.
  • Swimming and diving fans can watch all of the live action courtesy of Patriot League All-Access. The All-Access coverage is available for a monthly fee of $7.95, which gives viewers the ability to watch the swimming and diving championship at Bucknell from the comfort of their own homes. Fans that already purchased an All-Access subscription for the men and women's basketball seasons will be able to watch the live video stream of the swimming and diving championships at no extra cost. Visit for more details.
  • At the 2010 Patriot League Championship, the Crusaders broke school records in four relay events and two individual races. Junior Annie O'Shea (Washington, D.C.) hit a school record mark in the 200 fly with a time of 2:09.33 in the semifinals, while senior Gael Carter (Tampa, Fla.), junior Maggie Beaudouin (Madison, N.J.) and sophomore Kristen Desrosiers (Gorham, Maine) were members of record-breaking relay teams. Holy Cross finished eighth overall, just seven points behind seventh-place Lafayette.
  • Kristen Desrosiers ranks 19th on the Patriot League performance list in the 500 with a time of 5:12.44, 25th in the 1,000 with a time of 10:59.05, 18th in the 100 back with a time of 1:00.00 and 18th in the 200 IM with a time of 2:12.29. Carter ranks 17th in the 100 back with a time of 59.96 seconds and 23rd in the 200 back with a time of 2:11.58. Sophomore Katelyn Desrosiers' (Gorham, Maine) time of 1:11.14 in the 100 breast ranks 21st, while sophomore Natalie Livingston (Auburn, Wash.) ranks 25th in the same event with a time of 1:11.73. In the 200 breast, Katelyn Desrosiers ranks 17th with a time of 2:31.12, while Livingston's time of 2:34.11 is 24th. O'Shea is 24th in the 200 fly with a time of 2:11.77