Pruszko Named Patriot League Female Track Athlete Of The Week

Dec. 11, 2007

Worcester, Mass. - Sophomore Olivia Pruszko (Monroe, Conn.) has been named the Patriot League Female Track Athlete of the Week. Last Saturday, Pruszko took first in the 500m at the Harvard Open meet. With a time of 1:15.32, she qualified .28 seconds under the qualifying time for the ECAC Indoor Championship meet which is set to take place March 8 in Boston, Mass.

At the Harvard Open Pruszko also competed in the 60m hurdles taking 13th with a time of 10.55, placed seventh in the high jump with a height of 1.60m and placed 18th in the long jump with a distance of 4.95m.

This is just the start of the Crusaders indoor season with the Boston University Mini Series geared up to start this Saturday, December 15, in Boston, Mass.