Softball Announces 2018 Schedule
WORCESTER, Mass. - Holy Cross director of athletics Nathan Pine and head softball coach Jen Lapicki have announced the team’s schedule for the 2018 season. The Crusaders will host 10 games at Freshman Field on Holy Cross’ campus during the spring semester.
"I am incredibly excited to announce our 2018 schedule,” said Lapicki. “Our athletes were pushed to new limits this fall, and we demanded more of ourselves than ever before. This team has met and exceed all expectations and continues to pursue greatness every day. We are competing against both regional and out of region teams that are skilled and well-coached programs. Our expectations are high, and we look to continue preparing for our competitive Patriot League schedule.”
The Crusaders will play five games at Alabama State in Montgomery, Ala. to kick off the season. Holy Cross will face Middle Tennessee State University, UT Martin, Nicholls, Appalachian State and Alabama State.
To start the month of March, the Crusaders will travel to DeLand, Fla. to play six games at Stetson University. In mid-March, Holy Cross will play four games at Fordham before their first home game, March 21, against UMass Lowell.
Patriot League play will begin March 24 against Lafayette. The Crusaders will host Boston University, Army and Colgate. Holy Cross will be on the road to face Lafayette, Bucknell and Lehigh.
The Patriot League Tournament is set to begin Thursday, May 10.