October 30, 2006

Chrissy Fanning Named Crusader Of The Week

Oct. 30, 2006

WORCESTER, Mass. - Senior setter Chrissy Fanning (East Amherst, N.Y.) has been named the Holiday Inn Express Crusader of the Week, for competition from October 23-29. Fanning posted her seventh double-double of the season last weekend, as the Holy Cross volleyball team split a pair of Patriot League matches.

In Friday night's 3-2 win over Navy, Fanning registered a team-high 43 assists, to go along with 17 digs, three kills and two blocks, leading the Crusaders to victory. She also had a solid match in the 3-0 loss to American on Saturday, totaling 18 assists and six digs.

On the season, Fanning leads the team with 762 assists, in addition to posting 186 digs, 43 kills, 17 blocks and 11 service aces. Over the course of her career as a Crusader, she has now totaled 1,579 assists, 593 digs, 102 kills, 59 aces and 26 blocks. During the victory over Navy on Friday, Fanning moved into third place all-time at Holy Cross in career assists.

The Crusaders (4-18 overall, 2-9 Patriot League) return to action on Saturday, Nov. 4, when they travel to Army for a 2:00 p.m. match.