Women's Lacrosse to Host No. 13 Navy
Game 12: Holy Cross (4-7, 2-1 Patriot League)
vs. No. 13 Navy (8-2, 3-0 Patriot League)
|DATE:||March 31 | 1:05 p.m.||LOCATION:||Worcester, Mass.|
|LAST MEETING:||L, 17-6 | March 25, 2017|
|LIVE STATS:||GoHolyCross.com||LIVE VIDEO:||Patriot League Network|
WORCESTER, Mass. - The Crusaders will host the No. 13 Midshipmen at Kuzniewski Field on March 31 at 1:00 p.m.
• Holy Cross is set to play another Patriot League home game with a 4-7 record and 2-1 conference mark. The Crusaders are 4-2 in their last six games.
• The Crusaders’ offense is led by Keely Connors, who has tallied 23 goals on the season.
• Most recently, Holy Cross defeated Army in the final seconds, 11-10, on March 28.
• Holy Cross ranks second in the league in ground balls per game (21.36) and in caused turnovers per game (9.27).
• In Patriot League games, the Crusaders rank first in caused turnovers per game (12.00), second in ground balls per game (22.67), and fourth in goals per game (11.67).
• Maggie Moriarty leads the team in assists, with eight. Moriarty also put in the game-winner against Army.
• Audrey Mandaro continues to lead the Crusaders with caused turnovers at 22. Emma Gill and Emilly DeMaso each have recorded 17.
• The Midshipmen travel to Worcester with an 8-2 overall record and 3-0 mark in the Patriot League
• In league play, Navy has claimed wins over Colgate, Bucknell, and Lehigh.
• The Midshipmen average 15.80 goals per game, while they allow 11.20 goals per game.
• Jenna Collins has put up 43 goals and 10 assists to lead Navy, while Kelly Larkin follows closely with 26 goals and 22 assists.
• Ingrid Boyum has started all 10 games in goal for Navy, amassing a 10.93 save percentage and .369 goals against average.
• Collins has also picked up 22 ground balls and 55 draw controls to pace the Midshipmen.
It is faculty & staff appreciation day an the team will honor members of the Holy Cross community for their contributions to the overall experiences of student-athletes in a ceremony before the game.
• Holy Cross will travel to Bucknell to play the Bison at 1:00 p.m. in Lewisburg.