Crusaders Ready For The New England Championship On Saturday

Elizabeth Humphries

Scoreboard: 5th of 44 at Paul Short Invitational, Bethlehem, Pa., 9/30.
Schedule: Saturday, Oct. 8 at New England Championship, Boston, Mass., 11:00 a.m. 

  • The Holy Cross women's cross country team opens up the championship portion of its season at the New England Championship on Saturday, Oct. 8 at Franklin Park in Boston, Mass. At the 2010 Championship, Boston College took home the team title, while Maine's Corey Conner won the individual title.
  • At the New England Championship last season, senior Paige Sutherland (Groveland, Mass.) led Holy Cross with a 20th place finish in a time of 18:14. Holy Cross finished 16th of 47 teams overall at the race.
  • Sutherland led the charge this past weekend at the Paul Short Invitational with a 13th place finish in the 6k Brown race with a time of 22:20. Overall, the Crusaders finished 5th of the 44 teams in the race. Holy Cross will race the same course on Oct. 29 at the Patriot League Championship.