Eleven members of the Holy Cross men's swimming and diving team have been named to the 2018-2019 Patriot League Academic Honor Roll, as announced by the conference office Tuesday.
Eighteen College of the Holy Cross varsity athletic teams have received Division I Academic Progress Rate (APR) public recognition awards from the NCAA. These teams posted multi-year APR scores in the top 10 percent of all squads in their respective sports. Holy Cross finished in a four-way tie for first in the nation among all Division I athletic programs in the number of teams honored (18), matching the total of Brown, Columbia and Dartmouth.
The Holy Cross swimming and diving teams recently wrapped up their season at the Patriot League Championship and were found to be some of the most improved teams in the country compared to previous years' competitions.
Swimming and Diving Sets 15 Program Records at the Patriot League Championship
The Holy Cross men's and women's swimming and diving teams competed at the third day of the Patriot League Championship on Friday.
The Holy Cross swimming and diving teams competed in the second day of the Patriot League Championship Thursday.
The Holy Cross swimming and diving teams competed in the first day of the Patriot League Championship on Wednesday.
The Holy Cross men's and women's swimming and diving teams will head to Bucknell to compete in the 2019 Patriot League Championship.
A group who set numerous school records and earned extensive recognition headlines a class of seven individuals who will be inducted into the Holy Cross Varsity Club Athletic Hall of Fame this year. The 2018 inductees into the Hall of Fame are Ari Confesor (Class of 2004, football), Chuck Doyle (Class of 1986, football), Stacey Hochkins (Class of 2012, ice hockey), Pat Kelly (Class of 1987, lacrosse), Megan Lynch (Class of 2013, volleyball), Glenn Williams (Class of 1989, basketball) and Barry Parenteau (honorary, swimming and diving coach).
The Holy Cross swimming and diving teams competed at the Husky Invitational this Saturday, Feb. 2.
Sophomore Nathan Kramer has been named the ckSmithSuperior Crusader of the Week, for competition from January 21-27. Kramer won three individual events and was also a part of one winning relay as the Holy Cross men's swimming and diving team defeated Springfield 175.5-119.5 on Saturday.
The Holy Cross men's swimming and diving team defeated Springfield, 175.5-119.5, Saturday afternoon on Senior Day.