Sanders, who also served as a team captain in 2012, started in all 17 contests last season. He also earned first-team All-Patriot League honors for his on field performance. Sanders had a career-best two assists and netted three goals, for a career-best total of eight points. Since his freshman year, Sanders has played and started in 51 of 52 contests. He has a career total seven goals, two assists and 16 points. Sanders was named to the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll in 2011 and 2012, and has been a member of the Holy Cross leadership Academy since 2011.
Kenny played in 14 games and started in 10 on defense for the Crusaders last season. He was part of a defense that shut out Army 1-0 (9/22). Kenny has played in 21 games and started in 17 since 2011, missing the entire 2010 season due to injury. As a defenseman, he has taken seven total shots and has contributed to three shutouts. Kenny has been a member of the Holy Cross Leadership Academy since 2011.
The Crusaders will open the 2013 season in West Hartford, Conn. with a game against Hartford on Friday, Aug. 30 at 7:00 p.m. The team returns 17 players and welcomes 10 newcomers.