Zoe Matherne Named C&R Tire Crusader Of The Week
WORCESTER, Mass. – Junior Zoe Matherne has been named the C&R Tire Crusader of the Week, for competition from May 1-7. Matherne led the Holy Cross women's track and field team to a sixth place finish at the Patriot League Outdoor Championship last weekend. This marks the third Crusader of the Week selection of the year for Matherne, who previously earned the honor on Feb. 27 and March 6.
On Saturday, Matherne won the Patriot League title in the 800-meter run with a school-record time of 2:08.05. She previously ran the anchor leg of Holy Cross' 4x800-meter relay team on Friday, leading the Crusaders to a third place finish in a time of 8:59.20.
Over the course of the season, Matherne has the fastest times on the team in the 400-meter dash (57.22), the 800-meter run (2:08.05), the 1,000-meter run (2:50.95), the 1,500-meter run (4:28.81) and the one-mile run (4:55.02).
The Crusaders return to action this weekend, when they take part in the New England Outdoor Championship (May 12-13, Williamstown, Mass.) and the ECAC Outdoor Championship (May 12-14, Princeton, N.J.).