This Week In Holy Cross Athletics Presented By JMB Financial Advisors
C&R TIRE CRUSADER OF THE WEEK
Junior forward Danny Lopez has been named the C&R Tire Crusader of the Week, for competition from Nov. 28-Dec. 4. Lopez helped lead the Holy Cross men’s ice hockey team to a 1-0-1 record in its weekend series with Air Force. For the complete story, click here.
FEATURE STORY OF THE WEEK
The ninth-annual Benching for Breast Cancer event will take place this coming Friday, Dec. 9. For the complete story, click here.
HOLY CROSS ATHLETICS TOP FIVE
Here is a look at this week’s top five noteworthy moments in Holy Cross Athletics:
* Women’s track sophomore Isabella DiMare posted New England qualifying times in the 60-meter hurdles and 200-meter dash at Boston University.
* Men’s ice hockey improved to 4-1-2 at home this season, after posting a win and a tie in its weekend series with Air Force.
* Former Holy Cross football player Kalif Raymond made his NFL debut for the Denver Broncos on Sunday, returning four punts for 40 yards.
* Men’s basketball senior Robert Champion scored a season-high 22 points in the Crusaders’ 55-49 victory at Albany on Wednesday.
* Men’s track sophomore Brandon Thornhill placed seventh in the 60-meter hurdles at Boston University, with a New England qualifying time of 8.43 seconds.
UPCOMING HOLY CROSS SCHEDULE OF EVENTS (DECEMBER 5-11)
Free admission for home events unless otherwise noted!
Monday, December 5
No Events Scheduled
Tuesday, December 6
Women’s Ice Hockey vs. Connecticut College, 7:05 p.m. (Hart Center)
Wednesday, December 7
Men’s Basketball at Maine, 5:30 p.m. (Bangor, Maine)
Women’s Basketball vs. Penn State, 7:05 p.m. (Hart Center; Purple Game) Tickets
Thursday, December 8
No Events Scheduled
Friday, December 9
Women’s Track & Field at Rhode Island Pentathlon, 11:00 a.m. (Kingston, R.I.)
Men’s Ice Hockey at Army West Point, 7:05 p.m. (West Point, N.Y.)
Saturday, December 10
Women’s Basketball vs. UMass Lowell, 1:05 p.m. (Hart Center; Big Brothers Big Sisters Toy Drive) Tickets
Men’s & Women’s Track & Field at Jay Carisella Invitational, 3:00 p.m. (Boston, Mass.)
Women’s Ice Hockey at Colby, 3:00 p.m. (Waterville, Maine)
Men’s Ice Hockey vs. Army West Point, 7:05 p.m. (Hart Center; Big Brothers Big Sisters Toy Drive) Tickets
Sunday, December 11
Men’s Basketball vs. Quinnipiac, 1:05 p.m. (Hart Center; Banner Raising Ceremony) Tickets
This Week in Holy Cross Athletics is presented by JMB Financial Advisors.
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