Once again this year, the College of the Holy Cross is a national leader in the academic success of its student-athletes. Holy Cross had 75 percent of its teams earn NCAA Division I Academic Progress Rate (APR) public recognition awards, the highest percentage in the country ahead of Gonzaga (73.3 percent) and Dartmouth (73.1 percent).
The event was a part of the Be Well Series.
Sherman is just the third Crusader in the program’s history to compete at the NCAA Zone A Diving Championship.
Sophomore diver Casey Sherman is set to represent Holy Cross at the NCAA Zone A Diving Championship hosted by Virginia Tech at the Christiansburg Aquatic Center.
The record-breaking 400-yard freestyle team included freshman Kayleigh Hoagland, sophomore Emma Gurchiek, junior Nina Sparre and junior Katie Conners.
The Crusaders conclude action at the Patriot League Championship tomorrow.
Action at the Patriot League Championship picks up tomorrow at 10:00 a.m. with the seventh session.
Sophomore Steve Tierney swam as part of two record-breaking relay teams and captured an individual school record in the 200-yard freestyle.
The result of the meet came down to the final event, which was the 400 freestyle relay.
Holy Cross returns to action on Friday, Feb. 3 when the Crusaders host Springfield at 6:00 p.m. for the team's final dual meet of the season.
Holy Cross swam to a first place finish to open the meet in the 200-meter medley relay with a season-best time of 2:06.34.
Casey Sherman is setting new standards on the diving board!