Athletics

Amherst Teams Honor Troy Cronin as Patient Ambassador

Shriners Hospital
Amherst's softball captains presented Troy Cronin with a plaque prior to Saturday's games against Williams.

AMHERST, MA – This past weekend, the Amherst College softball and volleyball teams honored Troy Cronin with a plaque for being the Patient Ambassador for the 2010 Walkathon to Benefit the Springfield Shriners Hospital. At last year’s walkathon, Troy showed courage and strength by walking an outstanding 16 laps in only a few short hours.

The 2010 Walkathon to Benefit the Springfield Shriners Hospital will take place Sunday, Sept. 12, at Amherst College. For more information, please visit www.walk4shriners.org.