WORCESTER, Mass. - Freshman Alexa Eldracher (Woodbridge, Conn.) has been named the GoHolyCross.com Crusader of the Week, for competition from December 2-8. Eldracher led the Holy Cross women's indoor track and field team to a strong showing at the Harvard Open, in the first full team meet of the season.
At the Harvard Open, Eldracher finished in first place in both the long jump and the triple jump. She placed first out of 16 athletes in the long jump with a leap of 5.28 meters, then won the triple jump in a field of 12 athletes with a jump of 10.96 meters.
Holy Cross returns to action this Saturday, Dec. 14, when it takes part in the Jay Carisella Invitational at Northeastern, beginning at 4:30 p.m.