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03/31/2012

Irish Travel The Country For Track And Field Meets

Notre Dame wins nine events on day two at Purdue.

02/02/2012

Irish Set To Host Elite Meyo Invitational This Weekend

The Meyo Mile race will get underway at 3 p.m. on Saturday.

01/27/2012

Notre Dame Heads To Bloomington For Indiana Relays

Irish open the two-day event on Friday.

01/20/2012

Irish Set To Host Notre Dame Invitational On Saturday

Four schools join Notre Dame at Loftus Sports Center.

01/12/2012

Notre Dame Opens 2012 At Bob Eubanks Open

The Irish will send 53 student-athletes to the Grand Valley State meet.

12/03/2010

12/3/10 Blue and Gold Invitational

Note Dame competed against DePaul, Marquette, Detroit Mercy, and Bethel. They won 20 events, 10 men's and 10 women's.

AS A SENIOR: Ran in one cross country meet during the fall, placing 21st out of 53 runners (16:40.5) at the 5K Crusader Invitational ... finished second in the 800 at the Blue and Gold Invitational ... set a career indoor best time of 1:24.87 in the 600 at the Bob Eubanks Open ... named a BIG EAST Academic All-Star.

AS A JUNIOR: Competed in multiple events for the Irish in his Junior season ... ran two events at the Blue & Gold Invitational ... was part of the winning 4x400m relay team that crossed the line in 3:27.64 ... finished the 800m in second with a time of 1:55.73 ... completed his Junior campaign with a second place finish (1:57.46) at the GVSU Bob Eubanks Open's in the 800 meter run.

AS A SOPHOMORE: Opened the season running the 800 at the Blue and Gold Invitational in 1:58.37 ... also teamed with the 4x400 relay to finish in 3:30.13 ... racked a fourth-place finish in the 4x400 relay (3:28.47) as the first leg at the Notre Dame Indoor Opener ... closed the indoor season at the Meyo Invitational running the 800 in 1:55.43, a personal best ... concluded the outdoor season at the Gina Relays with an outdoor personal best in the 800 (1:56.41).

AS A FRESHMAN: Finished the outdoor season at the Dave Rankin Invitational in the 800 (1:59.11) ... competed at the Mike Poehlein Invitational in the 800 (1:57.09) for 11th ... ran the 800 in 2:01.54 at the Notre Dame Invitational ... opened the season in the 500 (1:09.70) at the Blue and Gold Invitational for 10th place.

HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL: Eight- time letter winner in track and cross country at St. Louis Priory (Mo.) ... team won cross country state title his freshman year and placed second during his sophomore campaign ... three-time ABC Conference champion in track ... senior cross country and track team captain ... eight-time all-conference selection ... named an all-state runner five times (four times in track and one in cross country) ... set school records in the 1,600, 3,200 and 4x800 ... full name is Maximilian Joseph Vincent Cruz ... son of Joseph and Christiane Cruz ... has two sisters, Miriam and Maria ... graduated from the College of Arts and Letters with a degree in Spanish ... also earned a secondary degree from the College of Arts and Letters in pre-professional studies.

CRUZ'S CAREER INDOOR BESTS

500m (Blue & Gold Invitational)

800m (Meyo Invitational)

1:09.70

1:55.43

CRUZ'S CAREER OUTDOOR BESTS

800m (Gina Relays) 1:56.41

Max Cruz
Max  Cruz

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Chesterfield, MO

High School:
St. Louis Priory

Position:
Middle Distance

Birthdate:
01/17/1990

Event Calendar

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January 29
TBA
Indiana University Relays
Bloomington, Ind.
RECAP
January 30
N/A
Indiana University Relays
Bloomington, Ind.
RECAP
February 5
TBA
Meyo Invitational
Notre Dame, Ind.
RECAP
February 6
TBA
Meyo Invitational
Notre Dame, Ind.
February 12
All Day
Spire D-I Invitational
Geneva, Ohio
February 12
All Day
Iowa State Classic
Ames, Iowa
February 13
All Day
Iowa State Classic
Ames, Iowa
February 13
All Day
Spire D-I Invitational
Geneva, Ohio
February 20
10:00 AM
Alex Wilson Invitational
Notre Dame, Ind.
February 25
All Day
ACC Indoor Championships
Boston, Mass.
February 26
All Day
ACC Indoor Championships
Boston, Mass.
February 27
All Day
ACC Indoor Championships
Boston, Mass.
March 11
All Day
NCAA Indoor Championships
Birmingham, Ala.
March 12
All Day
NCAA Indoor Championships
Birmingham, Ala.
March 18
All Day
Shamrock Invitational
Myrtle Beach, S.C.
March 19
All Day
Shamrock Invitational
Myrtle Beach, S.C.
March 25
3:00 PM
Yellow Jacket Invitational
Atlanta, Ga.
March 25
All Day
Raleigh Relays
Raleigh, N.C.
March 26
10:00 AM
Yellow Jacket Invitational
Atlanta, Ga.
March 26
All Day
Raleigh Relays
Raleigh, N.C.
April 1
All Day
Stanford Invitational
Palo Alto, Calif.
April 2
All Day
Stanford Invitational
Palo Alto, Calif.
April 8
TBA
Sun Angel Track Classic
Tempe, Ariz.
April 9
TBA
Sun Angel Track Classic
Tempe, Ariz.
April 16
12:00 PM
ACC/Big Ten Challenge
Louisville, Ky.
April 22
TBA
Virginia Challenge
Charlottesville, Va.
April 23
TBA
Virginia Challenge
Charlottesville, Va.
April 28
TBA
Penn Relays
Philadelphia, Pa.
April 28
TBA
Drake Relays
Des Moines, Iowa
April 29
TBA
Drake Relays
Des Moines, Iowa
April 29
TBA
Penn Relays
Philadelphia, Pa.
April 30
TBA
Drake Relays
Des Moines, Iowa
April 30
TBA
Penn Relays
Philadelphia, Pa.
May 6
3:00 PM
Billy Hayes Invitational
Bloomington, Ind.
May 14
All Day
ACC Outdoor Championships
Tallahassee, Fla.
May 15
All Day
ACC Outdoor Championships
Tallahassee, Fla.
May 16
All Day
ACC Outdoor Championships
Tallahassee, Fla.
May 26
TBA
NCAA East Regional
Jacksonville, Fla.
May 27
TBA
NCAA East Regional
Jacksonville, Fla.
May 28
TBA
NCAA East Regional
Jacksonville, Fla.
June 8
TBA
NCAA Outdoor Championships
Eugene, Ore.
June 9
TBA
NCAA Outdoor Championships
Eugene, Ore.
June 10
TBA
NCAA Outdoor Championships
Eugene, Ore.
June 11
TBA
NCAA Outdoor Championships
Eugene, Ore.

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