WORCESTER, Mass. - Junior Alexandria Culkeen (Beverly, Mass.) has been named the AT&T Crusader of the Week, for competition from May 9-15. Culkeen helped lead the Holy Cross women's outdoor track and field team to a sixth place finish at last weekend's New England Championship, held in New Haven, Conn.
During Saturday's competition, Culkeen earned a sixth-place finish in the shot put with a throw of 12.83 meters. Her toss of 12.83 meters in the shot put marked her best performance in the event during the 2011 outdoor season. Culkeen also placed 13th in the discus with a throw of 36.78 meters.
The 2010-2011 season is now complete for the Crusaders.