Olivia Pruszko
Olivia Pruszko
Height: 5-7
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Monroe, Conn.
High School: Masuk
Position: Multi/Long Sprints

2009: Won the pentathlon at the Patriot League Indoor Championship (Feb. 20) with 3,432 points...placed fourth in the 400 with a time of 58.64...10th in the high jump with a height of 1.50 meters...placed fourth in the pentathlon at the New England Indoor Championship (Feb. 27) with a score of 2,489...broke the school record in the 300 at the Alden Invitational (Dec. 6) with a time of 42.59...finished 11th in the 400 hurdles at the Patriot League Outdoor Championship (May 2) with a time of 1:06.77...placed 24th in the 400 at the New England Outdoor Championship (May 9) with a time of 59.71...recieved first team All-Patriot League honors...named to the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll.

2008: Finished eighth in the 400 hurdles at the New England Outdoor Championship (May 10) with a time of 1:05.95...took first in the 400 hurdles at the Patriot League Outdoor Championship (May 3) with a Holy Cross school record breaking time of 1:02.49....finished 15th in the 500 at the ECAC Indoor Championship (March 16) with a time of 1:15.41...finished fourth in the 500 at the Patriot League Indoor Championship (Feb. 22-24) with a time of 1:17.53...broke the Holy Cross 400 record with a time of 57.64 at Boston College (Feb. 9)...named to the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll.

2007: Placed 12th in the pentathlon at the ECAC Indoor Championship (March 3) with 3,494 points...finished second in the 500 at the New England Indoor Championship (Feb. 24) with a time of 1:15.59...broke the Holy Cross school record in the pentathlon with 3,579 points at the Patriot League Indoor Championship (Feb. 16)...named Rookie of the Meet...finished first in the 500 with a time of 1:15.68...placed second in the high jump with a height of 1.65 meters...broke the Holy Cross school record in the 500 with a time of 1:13.91 at Boston University (Feb. 23)...named Patriot League Performer of the Week (Dec. 11)...Patriot League Rookie of the Week (Feb. 6)...named to the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll.

Before Holy Cross: Four-year varsity member of the Masuk H.S. outdoor track and field team...competed in sprints and jumping events...named captain her senior year...her team was South-West Conference champions in 2003...SWC champion in the 300 hurdles, high jump and 4x800 in 2006...CT Post MVP in 2006...CT Post All-star in 2005-2006...set the school record in the 100 hurdles, 300 hurdles, 400 and 4x800 relay...class L champion in high jump in 2005 and 2006...also a member of the indoor track team for two years.

Personal: Daughter of Mieczyslaw and Miroslawa Pruszko...has one brother, Rafal...majoring in Spanish.