December 7, 2010

Crusaders Set For The Harvard Open

WOMEN'S TRACK & FIELD
Scoreboard: No Team Scores at Rhode Island Pentathlon, Kingston, R.I., 12/3
No Team Scores at Alden Invitational, Providence, R.I., 12/4
Schedule: Saturday, Dec. 11 at Harvard Open, Cambridge, Mass., 9:00 am 

  • The Holy Cross women's track and field team will continue its indoor season on Dec. 11 at the Harvard Open in Cambridge, Mass.
  • Last season at the Harvard Open, juniors Erin Linnehan (Litchfield, N.H.) and Katelyn Hartnett (Danvers, Mass.) led the Crusaders, each posting a top three finish. Linnehan finished in third place in the 60 meter hurdles with a time of 9.28 seconds, while Hartnett took third in the 800 with a time of 2:21.07. Senior Courtney Burgess (Dracut, Mass.) followed Hartnett across the line, finishing the 800 in eighth place with a time of 2:25.39.
  • Last weekend at the 2010 Alden Invitational, Linnehan qualified for the New England Championship with a time of 8.47 seconds in the 55 meter hurdles. She is the first Crusader this season to make a qualifying cut for the championship.