Andrea Doherty Named Crusader Of The Week

Oct. 31, 2005

WORCESTER, Mass. - Sophomore Andrea Doherty (Needham, Mass.) has been named the Holiday Inn Express Crusader of the Week, for competition from October 24-30. Doherty won an event and swam a leg on a victorious relay team for the Holy Cross women's swimming and diving team in its opening meet of the 2005-2006 season against Springfield College.

In last Wednesday's meet, which Springfield won 152-91, Doherty placed first in the 200-yard butterfly, finishing with a time of 2:18.08. She also swam the butterfly leg on the Crusaders' 400-yard medley relay team, which finished in first place with a time of 4:11.60.

Holy Cross (0-1 overall) returns to the pool this Wednesday, Nov. 2, when it plays host to Siena in a 7:00 p.m. meet.