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Holy Cross Athletics   02-26-2018

C&R TIRE CRUSADER OF THE WEEK

Senior goaltender Paul Berrafato has been named the C&R Tire Crusader of the Week, for competition from Feb. 19-25. Berrafato posted a shutout with 31 saves to lead the Holy Cross men’s ice hockey team to a 2-0 victory over American International College in its only game last week. 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:

* Men’s lacrosse junior Drew Babiak scored five goals as the Crusaders defeated Harvard 10-9 in double overtime on Tuesday for their first-ever victory over the Crimson.

* Women’s basketball head coach Bill Gibbons recorded the 600th victory of his Holy Cross career with Saturday’s 61-52 win over Colgate, becoming just the 21st active coach with 600 victories.

* Women’s track and field senior Zoe Matherne broke the school indoor record in the one-mile run with a time of 4:47.18 at Boston University on Sunday

* Men’s basketball freshman Jacob Grandison averaged 16.0 points and 7.0 rebounds as the Crusaders split a pair of games last week.

* Women’s ice hockey senior Kara Violette had a goal and two assists against Franklin Pierce on Sunday, to finish her collegiate career with 133 points on 61 goals and 72 assists.


UPCOMING HOLY CROSS EVENTS

Date Team Opponent Location Time Media
Feb 26
Women's Lacrosse Villanova Worcester, Mass. 5:35 p.m. PLN Video  Live Stats
Feb 28
Women's Basketball at Lehigh * Bethlehem, Pa. 6:00 p.m. PLN Video  Emmanuel Radio  Live Stats
Mar 1
Women's Tennis at Boston University * Boston, Mass. 4:30 p.m.
Mar 1
Men's Basketball at Navy (Patriot League Quarterfinals) Annapolis, Md. 7:00 p.m. PLN Video  WEEI Radio  Live Stats
Mar 2
Men's Track & Field at IC4A Indoor Championship Boston, Mass. 2:30 p.m.
Mar 2
Women's Track & Field at ECAC Indoor Championship Boston, Mass. 2:30 p.m.
Mar 3
Women's Basketball Patriot League First Round TBA TBA
Mar 3
Men's Track & Field at IC4A Indoor Championship Boston, Mass. 9:30 a.m.
Mar 3
Women's Track & Field at ECAC Indoor Championship Boston, Mass. 9:30 a.m.
Mar 3
Men's Lacrosse Loyola (Md.) * Worcester, Mass. 12:05 p.m. PLN Video  Live Stats
Mar 3
Baseball at Mercer Macon, Ga. 6:00 p.m. Live Stats
Mar 4
Men's Basketball Patriot League Semifinals (if Holy Cross advances) TBA TBA
Mar 4
Men's Golf Panther Invitational Melbourne, Fla. 8:00 a.m.
Mar 4
Men's Track & Field at IC4A Indoor Championship Boston, Mass. 9:30 a.m.
Mar 4
Women's Track & Field at ECAC Indoor Championship Boston, Mass. 9:30 a.m.
Mar 4
Baseball at Mercer Macon, Ga. 2:00 p.m. Live Stats
Mar 4
Women's Lacrosse at Stetson DeLand, Fla. 3:00 p.m. Live Video  Live Stats


* denotes conference games

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