Crusaders Prepare For Dual Meet With Providence

Jan. 27, 2009

Overall: 4-6 (0-2 Patriot League)
Scoreboard: Worcester City Championships: Holy Cross 599.5, Clark 477.5, Worcester Polytechnic Institute 321, & Assumption 206, Worcester, Mass. 1/23-24
Schedule: Saturday, Jan. 31 at Providence, Providence, R.I., 11:00 a.m.

  • Holy Cross finished first at the Worcester City Championships for its eighth consecutive title.

  • At the Worcester City Championships, three Crusaders had record breaking performances. Junior Alisha Carrazza (Boonton Township, N.J.) finished first and set a new meet record in the 100 free with a time of 56.33, freshman Maggie Beaudouin (Madison, N.J) finished first in the 500 free and set a new championship record with a time of 5:22.41 and freshman Annie O'Shea (Washington, D.C.) finished first and set a new meet record in the 200 fly with a time of 2:14.37.

  • Holy Cross continues competition against Providence on Saturday, Jan. 31 at 11:00 a.m. Last season the Crusaders defeated Providence 145-97. Carrazza took a first in the 200 free with a time of 1:59.78, sophomore Gael Carter (Tampa, Fla.) took first in the 50 free with a time of 26:15 and junior Maggie Gousman (Fanwood, N.J.) took first in the 200 breast with at time of 2:37.34.