WORCESTER, Mass. - Senior Sara Hennessey (Winchester, Mass.) has been named the AT&T Crusader of the Week, for competition from March 25-31. Hennessey led the Holy Cross women's lacrosse team to a 15-14 overtime victory over Colgate in its only game last week.
During Saturday's win over the Raiders, Hennessey tied for the team-lead in scoring with three goals and one assist, to go along with two groundballs and four draw controls. Her third goal of the day was the game winner, breaking a 14-14 tie with just one second remaining in the overtime period on a free position shot.
On the season, Hennessey now leads the team in scoring with 32 points on 27 goals and five assists. Over the course of her collegiate career, she has totaled 86 goals and eight assists for 94 points.
Holy Cross (5-7 overall, 2-1 Patriot League) returns to action on Saturday, April 6, when it plays host to Navy at 12:00 p.m.