Crusaders Claim 7th Place At Patriot League Championship

Oct. 28, 2007


Team Results:
1. Bucknell 58 and Navy 58; 3. Colgate 67; 4. American 114; 5. Army 128; 6. Lehigh 139; 7. Holy Cross 140; 8. Lafayette 230.

EASTON, Pa. - The Crusaders traveled to Lafayette for the Patriot League Cross Country Championship on October 27. In a long rainy day, the Crusaders would finish the meet in seventh place with a total team score of 140. Bucknell and Navy would tie for the first place title with 58 points.

Caitlin Paluilis was the first Crusader across the finish line with a time of 21:54.10 and a 10th place finish. With this exceptional finish she would be named second team All-Patriot League. Her teammate Elizabeth Alizzi would be the next Crusader to finish with a time of 22:27.60, coming in 23rd place. Freshman Rose Calvo would finish in 40th place with a time of 22:59.30.

Next up for the Crusaders is the NCAA Northeast Regional, November 10th, in Boston Mass. Start time is set for 10:00 a.m.