Schedule: Saturday, Dec. 1 at Jay Carisella Invitational, Boston, Mass., 10:15 a.m.
- The Holy Cross men's track and field team is set to begin the 2012-2013 indoor season this Saturday, Dec. 1, at the Jay Carisella Invitational, hosted by Northeastern.
- Holy Cross has opened its season at the Alden Invitational in Providence, R.I., hosted by Brown, in recent history. The Jay Carisella Invitational began in 2009 and this will be the first time the Crusaders have participated in the meet.
- Last season, the Crusaders finished eighth at the Patriot League Indoor Championship and 23rd at the New England Indoor Championship. Top returning performers from the PL Indoor Championship include junior Sam McGrath (Tyngsboro, Mass.), sophomore Mike Galasso (Danvers, Mass.) and junior Tim Moczula (Edison, N.J.) who each recorded top-10 finishes in their respective events. At the NE Indoor Championship, junior Ross Davies (Salem, N.H.) and sophomore Trevor Dutton (Burlington, Mass.) helped lead the Crusaders.
- Holy Cross lost eight seniors to graduation but adds 18 freshmen to the 2012-2013 squad.