Men's Lacrosse To Play At Vermont
|Game 2: HOLY CROSS (0-1, 0-0 Patriot League) at VERMONT (2-0, 0-0 AMERICA EAST)|
|DATE:||Sat., Feb. 18 at 1:00 p.m.||LOCATION:||Burlington, Vt.|
|SERIES RECORD:||Vermont leads, 14-7||LAST MEETING:||14-8, Vermont (Feb. 20, 2016)|
|LIVE STATS:||N/A||LIVE VIDEO:||America East TV|
The Holy Cross men’s lacrosse team will travel to Vermont on Saturday, February 18 at 1:00 p.m. Here is what you need to know as the Crusaders enter the second week of the season.
THINGS YOU NEED TO KNOW:
- Holy Cross will take on Vermont at 1:00 p.m., on Saturday, Feb. 18 at Virtue Field in Burlington, V.T. in the second game of the season for the Crusaders. The Catamounts began their season 2-0, including a 13-12 overtime victory against Furman on Feb. 2 and a 13-12 overtime win against Mercer on Feb. 4.
- The Crusaders are 7-14 all time versus the Catamounts. The Catamounts won the most recent meeting between the teams by a score of 14-8 on Feb. 20, 2016 in Worcester. To read the recap go here. The Crusaders’ last victory versus Vermont was an 8-5 win on the road on March 26, 2013. To read the recap go here.
- Last season, Vermont fell to Hartford 17-16 in the American East championship game. The Catamounts earned their first ever American East Tournament win in the semifinal round and advanced to the championship game for the first time in program history.
- Last week, freshman Sean Mullaney scored his first career goal in his collegiate debut in the Providence game. Seniors Sean Kirkpatrick and Kevin Lux each posted one goal and one assist for two points.
- After the Vermont game, the Crusaders return to action when they host Harvard on Tuesday, Feb. 21 at 4:05 p.m. Then Holy Cross will host Lehigh on Saturday, Feb. 25, at 12:05 p.m.
16TH YEAR OF JOHN'S BROTHERS:
- This is the 16th season that the Crusaders have participated in Big Brothers/Big Sisters through John's Brothers. This year the Crusaders raised over $14,000 for the program at the Rodman Ride For Kids.
- Go here to read more about what John's Brothers means to the program.
COMMITTED TO SERVE:
- Service has always been a big component of the lives of seniors Liam Driscoll and Parker Greiwe.
- Go here to read the complete story.