WORCESTER, Mass. - Senior Alexandria Culkeen (Beverly, Mass.) has been named the AT&T Crusader of the Week, for competition from January 2-8. Culkeen won the shot put in two different meets last week for the Holy Cross women's track and field team.
During Tuesday's Holy Cross New Year's Field Day, Culkeen won the shot put with a throw of 12.36 meters, and placed third in the weight throw with a toss of 14.96 meters. She was then victorious in the shot put once again at Saturday's Tiger Invitational with a throw of 12.00 meters, to go along with another third-place finish in the weight throw (15.44 meters).
Holy Cross returns to action this Friday, Jan. 13, when it takes part in the Sorlien Memorial Invitational in Kingston, R.I.