January 27, 2009

Crusaders Prepare For Reebok Indoor Games

Jan. 27, 2009

Scoreboard: No Team Scores at the Terrier Invitational, Boston, Mass., 1/23
Schedule: Friday, Jan. 30 at the Reebok Indoor Games, Boston, Mass., 4:00 p.m.

  • Holy Cross travels to Boston, Mass. on Friday, Jan. 30 for a 4:00 p.m. start at the Reebok Boston Indoor Games.

  • At the 2008 Reebok Indoor Games, Holy Cross finished eighth out of 11 teams with 31.66 points. Senior Lesley Bautista (St. John's, Newfoundland) finished fifth in the pole vault (3.45 meters). In the 55 meter hurdles, senior Dannielle Meder (Chicopee, Mass.) finished fourth in the (8.77) and junior Olivia Pruszuko (Monroe, Conn.) finished fifth (8.93). Junior Rachel Amaral (Raynham, Mass.) was the top finisher for the Crusaders, taking third in the weight throw with a toss of 14.53 meters.

  • Last Saturday, at the Terrier Invite, seven members of team qualified for the New England Indoor Championships. Leading the Crusaders was Bautista with a fifth place finish in the pole vault, clearing a height of 3.5 meters. Bautista was named the Patriot League Female Field Athlete of the Week for her performance.