April 18, 2005
WORCESTER, Mass. - Sophomore Paul LeBlanc (Lexington, Mass.) has been named the Holiday Inn Express Crusader of the Week, for competition from April 11-17. LeBlanc scored six goals on Saturday, as the Holy Cross men's lacrosse team suffered a tough 11-9 loss against Lehigh at the Hart Turf Field.
LeBlanc set a new career-high with his six goals against the Mountain Hawks, as his previous-best was five against Marist on April 21, 2004. Two of his goals against Lehigh came late in the third and early in the fourth quarter, as the Crusaders rallied from an 8-5 deficit to tie the score at 8-8, before falling late in the game.
The Crusaders stand 3-9 overall and 1-3 in the Patriot League on the season. Holy Cross returns to action on Tuesday, April 19, when it play host to Army in a 7:00 p.m. game.