Holy Cross Set For Blue Devil Invitational

Elizabeth Humphries

Scoreboard: No Team Scores at Bryant Invitational, Smithfield, R.I., 9/3
Schedule: Saturday, Sept. 11 at Blue Devil Invitational, New Britain, Conn., 12:00 p.m. 

  • The Holy Cross women's cross country team travels to New Britain, Conn. for the Blue Devil Invitational hosted by Central Connecticut State on Saturday, Sept. 11.
  • A year ago at the Blue Devil Invitational, junior Paige Sutherland (Groveland, Mass.) took first overall to lead the Crusaders to a second place team finish. Sutherland claimed the top spot with a time of 18:06.01, beating the competition by over thirty seconds.
  • At the 2009 Blue Devil Invitational, Brown won the team competition after claiming second through fifth and seventh place. Holy Cross senior Jacqueline Imse (Simsbury, Conn.) finished sixth to break up Brown's top five finishers, but it wasn't enough to keep the Brown Bears from claiming first place.
  • Sutherland was named Holy Cross' AT&T Crusader of the Week for her performance at last week's Bryant Invitational. Sutherland led the field with a first place finish and time of 18:53.05 in the 5k race. Sutherland has been the top team finisher in 14 of the 15 races she has entered, including leading the team in all seven races a year ago.