Maureen Connolly Named C&R Tire Crusader Of The Week
WORCESTER, Mass. – Senior forward Maureen Connolly has been named the C&R Tire Crusader of the Week, for competition from Aug. 28-Sept. 3. Connolly led the Holy Cross field hockey team to a 1-1 record in a pair of games last weekend.
During Friday’s 5-3 loss to 18th-ranked Albany, Connolly totaled two goals and one assist, with one of her goals giving the Crusaders a 3-2 lead in the second half. Then in Sunday’s 2-0 victory at Quinnipiac, she scored the game-winning goal.
On the season, Connolly leads the team in scoring with 10 points on four goals and two assists. Over the course of her Holy Cross career, she has now totaled 35 goals and 16 assists for 86 points.
The Crusaders (1-2 overall) return to action this Friday, Sept. 8, when they play host to Rider at 5:05 p.m.