Josh Nickerson Named C&R Tire Crusader Of The Week
WORCESTER, Mass. – Senior Josh Nickerson has been named the C&R Tire Crusader of the Week, for competition from Nov. 27-Dec. 3. Nickerson broke the school record in the heptathlon for the Holy Cross men’s track and field team at Southern Connecticut last weekend.
During last weekend’s meet, Nickerson placed second in the heptathlon with 4,609 points to shatter the school record by nearly 300 points. He recorded personal bests in five different events: the 55-meter dash (6.82 seconds), the 55-meter hurdles (8.39 seconds), the long jump (6.88 meters), the high jump (1.93 meters) and the shot put (10.49 meters).
The Crusaders return to action this Saturday, Dec. 9, when they take part in the Husky Invitational at the Reggie Lewis Track and Athletic Center in Boston, Mass.