Olivia Pruszko
Olivia Pruszko
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Monroe, Conn.
High School: Masuk
Position: Multi/Long Sprints

2008:

Finished eighth in the 400 meter hurdles at the New England Outdoor Championships (May 9-10) with a time of 1:05.95...took first in the 400 meter hurdles at the Patriot League Outdoor Championships (May 2-3) with a Holy Cross school record breaking time of 1:02.49....finished 15th in the 500 meter dash at the ECAC Indoor Championships (March 16) with a time of 1:15.41...finished fourth in the 500 meter dash at the Patriot League Indoor Championships (Feb. 22-24) with a time of 1:17.53...broke the Holy Cross 400 meter dash 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 Championships (March 3-4) with 3494 points... finished second in the 500 meter dash at the New England Indoor Championships (Feb. 23-24) 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 Championships (Feb. 16)...named Rookie of the Meet...finished first in the 500 meter dash 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 meter run with a time of 1:13.91 at Boston University (Feb. 23)...named Patriot League Performer of the Week (12/11/07)...Patriot League Rookie of the Week (2/6/07)...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 Champs in 2003...she was the SWC Champion in the 300 meter 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 meter hurdles, 300 hurdles, 400 meter dash 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 Pruszuko...has one brother, Rafal...majoring in Spanish.