Brian E. Petz
Sport:
Year of Graduation:
Year Inducted:
Men's Soccer
1996
2004

Biography

Petz graduated as one of the top offensive players in Holy Cross history.  He finished his career as the program's all-time goal scorer with 34, while his 74 career points were second all-time at both Holy Cross and in the Patriot League.  Petz blossomed into an offensive force in his junior season, receiving Patriot League Player of the Week honors once while making the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll and First Team All-Patriot League. 

Petz led the Patriot League with 11 goals his senior year, propelling the Crusaders to a 5-0-1 conference record and its first ever Patriot League regular season crown.  He was named Patriot League Offensive Player of the Week three times that season, including two consecutive weeks.  The 1995 Patriot League Offensive Player of the Year, he also earned Patriot League men's soccer Scholar Athlete of the Year that campaign, along with First Team All-Patriot League and First Team All-New England honors. 

The 1996 recipient of the John Meegan Athletic Achievement Award, Petz graduated with a degree in economics and accounting.  He was named to the Patriot League All-Decade Team for the 1990s.