Emily Winacoo Named Crusader Of The Week

Feb. 20, 2006

WORCESTER, Mass. - Senior Emily Winacoo (Holden, Mass.) has been named the Holiday Inn Express Crusader of the Week, for competition from February 13-19. Winacoo had a strong weekend at the Patriot League indoor track and field championship, where Holy Cross finished in eighth place.

At the Patriot League meet, Winacoo came in fourth place in the 500 meter dash with a time of 1:19.78, finishing less than a second out of second place. She also ran the anchor leg on the Crusaders' 4x400 meter relay team, leading Holy Cross to a fourth place finish in that event with a time of 4:02.97.

The Holy Cross women's indoor track and field team returns to action this weekend, when it travels to Boston University to take part in the New England Championship on Friday and Saturday, Feb. 24 and 25.