Crusaders Set For The Leopard Invitational

Katherine Rochford

WOMEN'S CROSS COUNTRY
Overall: 0-1
Scoreboard: 16th of 47 at New England Championship, Boston, Mass., 10/9
Schedule: Saturday, Oct. 16 at Leopard Invitational, Easton, Pa., 11:00 a.m. 

  • The Holy Cross women's cross country team travels to Easton, Pa. for the Leopard Invitational hosted by Lafayette on Saturday, Oct. 16. The Crusaders will get practice for the Patriot League Championship, as they compete at the Leopard Invitational on the course they will run on again Oct. 30.
  • Holy Cross last raced at the Leopard invitational during the 2007 season. Seniors Rose Calvo (Rocky Hill, Conn.), Jacqueline Imse (Simsbury, Conn.), Emily Nassetta (New London, Conn.) and Allison Fimognari (Wilbraham, Mass.) all raced for the Crusaders. Calvo led the class with a 31st place finish and time of 22:12.0.
  • Junior Paige Sutherland (Groveland, Mass.) earned her sixth career Patriot League honor after leading the Crusaders at the New England Championship on Oct. 9. Sutherland has been the Crusaders' top finisher in 17 of 18 career races. Freshman Emily Hughes (Milton, Mass.) earned her first Patriot League honor, as she was named Patriot League Rookie of the Week following action at the New England Championship. Hughes placed 96th out of 322 runners with a time of 19:13.