WORCESTER, Mass. - Senior Chantal Couture (Taunton, Mass.) has been named the AT&T Crusader of the Week, for competition from April 12-18. Couture placed in the top five in three different events on Sunday, as the Holy Cross women's track and field team finished first in a six-team meet at the Hart Track.
Couture earned a third-place finish in the javelin, breaking her own school record with a throw of 40.38. She also placed fourth in the shot put with a throw of 11.36 meters, and finished fifth in the hammer throw with a toss of 41.92 meters.
Holy Cross returns to action next Sunday, April 25, when it takes part in the Brown Springtime Invitational in Providence, R.I., beginning at 1:00 p.m.