Anna Johnson earned second team All-Patriot League accolades last year.
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Mark Seliger Photography
Anna Johnson earned second team All-Patriot League accolades last year.

Women's Lacrosse To Host #17 Boston College In Season Opener

Holy Cross Athletics   02-03-2017
Game 1: Holy Cross (0-0, 0-0 Patriot League) vs. #17 Boston College (0-0, 0-0 ACC)
DATE: Sat., Feb. 4 at 11:00 a.m.  LOCATION: Worcester, Mass. 
SERIES RECORD: BC leads, 26-4 LAST MEETING: 19-6, BC (Feb. 17, 2016)
LIVE STATS:  NeuLion Stats LIVE VIDEO: N/A

The Holy Cross women’s lacrosse team will host No. 17 Boston College on Saturday, Feb. 4, in the season-opener for both teams at 11:00 a.m. Here is what you need to know as the Crusaders enter the first week of the season.

THINGS YOU NEED TO KNOW:

  • Holy Cross will host Boston College at 11:00 a.m., on Saturday, Feb. 4, at Kuzniewski Field at the Luth Athletic Complex. 
  • Last year, the Crusaders went 3-14 and 3-6 in the Patriot League. Holy Cross defeated Navy, 7-6, for the second time in program history. The Crusaders return 18 letterwinners, while 14 freshmen have joined the team.
  • Last year, the Eagles went 10-9 overall (2-5 ACC) and reached the first round of the NCAA Tournament.
  • After the Boston College game, the Crusaders will host Fairfield at Kuzniewski Field at the Luth Athletic Complex on Saturday, Feb. 11 at 11:00 a.m.

 2017 TEAM CAPTAINS ANNOUNCED:

SCHEDLUE:

  • Holy Cross will host nine home games this season, including four Patriot League games. 
  • The Crusaders will play two teams that qualified for the 2016 NCAA Tournament (Boston College and Loyola Maryland).
  • Go here to see the full schedule.

FORGING HER OWN PATH:

COACH BELICHICK FEATURED ON CBS & NBC AND IN SPORTS ILLUSTRATED:

  • Head coach Amanda Belichick has been featured in Sports Illustrated, as well as CBS Boston and NBC Boston. Go here to see the coverage.

KEEP CONNECTED:

  • There are numerous ways to stay connected with the Holy Cross women's lacrosse team. Follow the Crusaders on Twitter @HCrossWLax, Instagram HCWLAX and on Facebook. You can get also get the latest news and results on the women's lacrosse team sent directly to your e-mail. To sign up for e-mail alerts go here

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