WORCESTER, Mass. – The Holy Cross Varsity Club has
announced that six individuals have been selected for induction
into the Holy Cross Athletic Hall of Fame. Included among the 2010
inductees is former women's cross country and track athlete Lynn
Liberatore (Class of 1995).
Liberatore was a standout member of the women’s cross country and track teams during her time at Holy Cross. On the outdoor track team, she won the Patriot League title in the 10,000-meter run during her sophomore (37:50.08), junior (37:12.63) and senior years (36:55.20), improving her time each season. Liberatore also won the Patriot League indoor title in the 5,000-meter run as a senior (17:58.80), and placed fourth (18:15.0) at the Patriot League cross country championship during her senior campaign. Named the Patriot League Scholar-Athlete of the Year for indoor track in 1994 and outdoor track in 1995, Liberatore earned All-Patriot League honors five times in cross country (once), indoor track (twice) and outdoor track (twice). She was also selected to the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll three times in both cross country and track, and earned Crusader of the Year honors in 1995.
This year's other inductees are Lee Hendrickson (Class of 1992, soccer), Tom Kelleher (Class of 1988, football), Patrick Rissmiller (Class of 2002, ice hockey), John Vrionis (Class of 1968, football, lacrosse) and Dr. James Walsh (Class of 1952, honorary).
These six individuals will be formally inducted into the Athletic Hall of Fame on Saturday, May 8, at the Varsity Club’s annual dinner, to be held in the Hogan Campus Center.