Kathleen M. Courtney
Sport:
Year of Graduation:
Year Inducted:
Women's Basketball
1997
2004

Biography

Courtney finished her career as one of the top women's basketball players in Holy Cross history.  A native of Yorktown Heights, N.Y., she was a dominating inside presence during her tenure in purple.  She graduated as the career leader in blocks (309), and finished her career in first, second and fourth place all-time for blocks in a season (91, 87 and 76, respectively).  Courtney finished second all-time in career rebounds (1,011), second in rebounds per game (8.6), fifth all-time in career scoring (1,539) and sixth in points per game (13.2). 

A captain her senior season, Courtney's teams posted an 82-37 record, including a 23-4 mark in her last season, and two NCAA Tournament appearances.  In 1997, she earned Academic All-America and Patriot League Scholar Athlete of the Year honors, along with being named Patriot League Player of the Year and Holy Cross Varsity Club Crusader of the Year.