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Men's Track and Field to Host Patriot League Outdoor Championship

Holy Cross Athletics   05-02-2019

The Holy Cross men’s track and field team is set to host the Patriot League Outdoor Championship on Friday, May 3 and Saturday, May 4 at the Hart Center Track.

Watch (Day 2) | Live Results | Schedule of Events | Patriot League Record Book

Who to Watch:

  • Senior Brandon Thornhill broke his own school record in the 110 meter hurdles at a home meet on April 23.
  • Sophomore Gabe Piepergerdes owns a season-best of 52.94 seconds, just .14 seconds short of breaking a 54-year-old school record.
  • Sophomore Michael Pichay continues his dominance as one of the league’s top jumpers, ranking in the top four in the Patriot League in both the long and triple jump.

Last Year:

  • The Crusaders placed sixth out of nine teams at the 2018 Patriot League Outdoor Championship.
  • Thornhill was the third-place finisher in the 110 meter hurdles.
  • Piepergerdes placed fifth as a freshman in the 400 meter hurdles.
  • As a junior, Alexander Escada finished sixth in the decathalon.

Where They Rank:

Below is a list of Crusaders whose individual season-bests rank within the top 15 of the Patriot League this season.

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