October 8, 2007

Ryan Maher Named Crusader Of The Week

Oct. 8, 2007

WORCESTER, Mass. - Senior wide receiver Ryan Maher (Boca Raton, Fla.) has been named the GoHolyCross.com Crusader of the Week, for competition from October 1-7. Maher helped lead the Holy Cross football team to a 48-37 victory at Brown last Saturday.

In the win over the Bears, Maher caught six passes for 110 yards and a career-high three touchdowns. Maher's third touchdown of the day came with 8:58 remaining in the fourth quarter, and broke a 34-34 tie to propel the Crusaders to victory.

On the season, Maher has now totaled a team-best 34 receptions for 379 yards and five touchdowns. Over the course of his collegiate career, he has recorded 107 catches for 1,314 yards and 11 touchdowns.

Holy Cross (3-2 overall, 1-0 Patriot League) returns to action on Saturday, Oct. 13, when it plays host to Dartmouth in a 1:00 p.m. game at Fitton Field.