Crusaders Return To Action At National Catholic Championship

Sept. 16, 2008

WOMEN'S CROSS COUNTRY
Schedule: Friday, September 19, at the National Catholic Championship, Notre Dame, Ind., 3:30 p.m.

  • The Crusaders will return to action on Friday, September 19, when they take part in the National Catholic Championship in Notre Dame, Ind.
  • Holy Cross opened the season on Sept. 5 with the 2008 Blue Devil Invitational held at Central Connecticut. The Crusaders defeated New Haven, Northeastern, Rhode Island and Connecticut to finish first overall with 36 points.
  • This year's first place victory improves on last year's second place finish. This is also the first time the Holy Cross women have beaten Connecticut.
  • Freshman Paige Sutherland (Groveland, Mass.) finished second overall in the five-kilometer course in a time of 18:48 to lead the women. This was Sutherland's first collegiate competition.