This Week In Holy Cross Athletics Presented By JMB Financial Advisors
C&R TIRE CRUSADER OF THE WEEK
Freshman Christa Jay Moore has been named the C&R Tire Crusader of the Week, for competition from Feb. 12-18. Moore was named the Rookie of the Meet at the Patriot League Championship, while helping the Holy Cross women’s indoor track and field team to a sixth place finish. 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:
* The baseball team defeated 24th-ranked Houston 3-2 on Friday night, with sophomore Alex Volpi hitting a two-run homer.
* Men’s swimming and diving junior Steve Tierney set new Holy Cross records in the 100-yard freestyle (45.60), the 200-yard freestyle (1:39.05) and the 100-yard backstroke (51.53) at the Patriot League Championship, in addition to swimming a leg on the school record setting 200-yard freestyle relay team (1:25.18).
* Women’s swimming and diving freshman Brianna Larnard broke school records in the 100-yard butterfly (57.11) and the 200-yard butterfly (2:06.38) at the Patriot League Championship, while swimming a leg on two school record setting relay teams (200-yard medley relay, 1:45.58; 400-yard medley relay, 3:53.42).
* Men’s swimming and diving freshman Nathan Kramer set school records in the 200-yard backstroke (1:50.75), the 200-yard individual medley (1:55.48) and the 400-yard individual medley (4:02.45) at the Patriot League Championship.
* Women’s ice hockey sophomore Marcia LaPlante recorded 29 saves during Saturday’s 2-0 victory at St. Anselm, while posting her third shutout of the season.
UPCOMING HOLY CROSS EVENTS
|Feb 20||Men's Lacrosse||at Harvard|
|Feb 21||Women's Basketball||at American *|
|Feb 21||Women's Lacrosse||Brown|
|Feb 21||Men's Basketball||American *|
|Feb 22||Men's Ice Hockey||AIC *|
|Feb 23||Baseball||at Oklahoma|
|Feb 24||Women's Ice Hockey||NEWHA Open Semifinals|
|Feb 24||Men's Lacrosse||at Lehigh *|
|Feb 24||Women's Lacrosse||at Iona|
|Feb 24||Women's Basketball||Colgate *|
|Feb 24||Men's Basketball||at Colgate *|
|Feb 24||Women's Tennis||Union|
|Feb 24||Baseball||at Oklahoma|
|Feb 25||Women's Ice Hockey||NEWHA Open Championship Game|
|Feb 25||Women's Tennis||Sacred Heart|
* denotes conference games
This Week in Holy Cross Athletics is presented by JMB Financial Advisors.
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