January 3, 2012

Women’s Track & Field Competes At New Year’s Field Day

WORCESTER, Mass. – Senior Alexandria Culkeen (Beverly, Mass.) led the Holy Cross women's track and field team on Tuesday, Jan. 3, at the Holy Cross New Year's Field Day held at the Holy Cross Field House with a first place finish in the shot put recording a distance of 12.36 meters. Culkeen also placed third in the weight throw with a distance of 14.96 meters.

Freshman Michelle McGahan (Acton, Mass.) was the top Crusader in the pole vault competition finishing in second place with a height of 3.20 meters. Junior Kelcey Germain (Auburn, Mass.) placed fifth in the weight throw, throwing a distance of 13.62 meters.

Holy Cross will compete next at the Rhode Island Sorlein Memorial Invitational on Friday, Jan. 13 and then the Yale Invitational on Saturday, Jan. 14.