February 15, 2011

Crusaders Set For Patriot League Championship

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 http://www.patriotleague.org/allaccess/ 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