Four years and countless hours of commitment after first arriving on campus, the 26 seniors representing the Holy Cross football program have been crucial to the team's mental and physical development. Initially reporting to Mount St. James in the summer of 2014, these student-athletes have been dedicated to their program and, through their team's successes, enriching the lives of Crusader fans.
The Holy Cross football team will play its final home game of the 2017 season on Saturday, Oct. 28, when it faces Georgetown at 1:05 p.m. at Fitton Field. The contest between the Crusaders and the Hoyas will be televised live by Charter TV3 and the Patriot League Network, and can be heard live on WEEI 1440 AM in Worcester.
The Holy Cross football team is in the business of building leaders, and senior linebacker Nick McBeath is no exception. Prior to the 2017 season, McBeath was named one of the team's three captains, and it is not something he takes lightly. "It's such an honor," said McBeath. "It means so much to me and I take pride in the leadership role I play, along with Peter Pujals and James Murray."
Colgate quarterback Grant Breneman accounted for 258 yards of total offense and four touchdowns to lead the Raiders to a 45-7 victory over the Holy Cross football team at Fitton Field. The Crusaders fall to 2-6 overall and 1-2 in the Patriot League with the loss, while Colgate improves to 4-4 on the season and 2-1 in the conference.
The Holy Cross football team returns home this weekend to face Colgate in a 12:05 p.m. contest at Fitton Field. The game between the Crusaders and the Raiders will be shown by Stadium and the Patriot League Network, and can be heard live on WEEI 1440 AM in Worcester.
Holy Cross Director of Athletics Nathan Pine announced Sunday morning that Tom Gilmore has been relieved of his duties as head football coach, effective immediately.
Yale quarterback Kurt Rawlings hit on 27 of 39 passes for 316 yards and two touchdowns, as the Bulldogs posted a 32-0 victory over the Holy Cross football team at the Yale Bowl.
The Holy Cross football team hits the road this weekend, heading to Yale for a 1:00 p.m. contest on Saturday, Oct. 14. The game between the Crusaders and the Bulldogs will be shown on the Ivy League Network, and can be heard live on WEEI 1440 AM in Worcester.
Holy Cross senior quarterback Peter Pujals has been named the Corvias Patriot League Offensive Player of the Week for his performance in last Saturday's game against Monmouth. This marks the fourth time Pujals has earned Patriot League Offensive Player of the Week honors in his collegiate career.
Senior quarterback Peter Pujals has been named the C&R Tire Crusader of the Week, for competition from Oct. 2-8. Pujals broke the school single-game record with 509 passing yards on Saturday against Monmouth.
James Murray truly represents what it means to dedicate everything you have to a sport. Hard work and commitment have helped Murray transition from freshman walk-on to fifth-year senior captain.
Senior quarterback Peter Pujals threw four touchdown passes and rushed for another score, but the Holy Cross football team was defeated by Monmouth at Fitton Field.