Women's Track & Field Set To Travel To Penn Relays

April 21, 2009

Scoreboard: 1st of 7 vs. AIC, Bryant, Central Connecticut, Hartford, Maine & Stonehill, Worcester, Mass., 4/18
Schedule: Thursday-Saturday, April 23-25 at Penn Relays, Philadelphia, Pa. 11:00 a.m. Sunday, April 26 at Brown Springtime Invitational, Providence, R.I. 9:30 a.m.

  • The Holy Cross women's track and field team will travel to Philadelphia, Pa. for the Penn Relays on Thursday-Saturday, April 23-25. The last time Holy Cross traveled to the Penn Relays was in 2005.

  • Holy Cross will travel to the Brown Springtime Invitational on Sunday, April 26.

  • Last year at the Springtime Invitational, junior Olivia Pruszko (Monroe, Conn.) finished second in the 400 hurdles with a time of 1:04.76, while junior Claire Luke (Delmar, N.Y.) took second in the 3,000 steeplechase with a time of 10:29.38.

  • Last weekend, the Crusaders opened the outdoor season at the Hart Track. Holy Cross finished first out of seven teams. The 4x100 relay team, ran by senior Lesley Bautista (St. John's, Newfoundland), sophomore Caitlin White (Miller Place, N.Y.), sophomore M. Siobhan Straub (Mattituck, N.Y.) and junior Tiffany Reid (Poughkeepsie, N.Y.) finished first with an ECAC qualifying and school record time of 47.66 seconds.