Field Hockey Hosts #23 Boston University, Travels To Brown This Weekend
Holy Cross Athletics 10-12-2017
|Holy Cross (5-7, 2-1 Patriot League) vs. #23 Boston University (8-5, 3-0 Patriot League)|
|Worcester, Mass. // Hart Turf Field|
|Friday, Oct. 13||6:05 p.m.||Click Here||Click Here|
|Series Record: Boston U. leads 18-1||Last Meeting: BU 3, HC 1 (10/25/16)|
|Holy Cross (5-7, 2-1 Patriot League) vs. Brown (1-10, 0-3 Ivy League)|
|Providence, R.I. // Goldberger Family Field|
|Sunday, Oct. 15||1:00 p.m.||Click Here||Click Here|
|Series Record: Brown leads 22-10||Last Meeting: BU 2, HC 1 (10/23/16)|
FIVE THINGS TO KNOW
- The Holy Cross field hockey team returns to action this weekend, as the Crusaders host #23 Boston University before traveling to Brown.
- Friday night’s game with the Terriers is part of the Turnpike Trophy rivalry series between Holy Cross and Boston University, which awards points for all head-to-head victories in both the regular season and postseason, with the Turnpike Trophy going to the school which accumulates the most points at the end of the academic year.
- Senior Maureen Connolly leads the Patriot League with 29 points on the season, including 12 goals and five assists. Her 2.42 points per game currently rank 10th overall in the nation.
- Sophomore Marcia LaPlante holds a record of 5-7, and has posted a save percentage of .758 through 12 starts to rank second in the Patriot League.
- Junior Emily Loprete currently ranks sixth in the Patriot League with 1.17 points per game. She has tallied six goals with two assists in 12 contests.
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