The Holy Cross football team rallied from a 26-point deficit with less than 20 minutes remaining to post a 32-31 victory Georgetown at Cooper Field. The Crusaders wrap up the season at 5-6 overall and 4-2 in the Patriot League, while the Hoyas conclude the season at 5-6 overall and 4-2 in the conference.
The Holy Cross football team will play its final game of the 2018 season when it travels to Georgetown for a 12:30 p.m. contest on Saturday, Nov. 17. The game between the Crusaders and the Hoyas will be shown live on the Patriot League Network, and can be heard live on WEEI 1440 AM in Worcester.
Senior tight end Derek Mountain made a career-high five receptions for 60 yards and a touchdown, as the Holy Cross football team came from behind to defeat Fordham 17-13 at Fitton Field. The Crusaders improve to 4-6 overall and 3-2 in the Patriot League with the win, while the Rams fall to 1-9 on the season and 1-4 in the conference.
PARKING ALERT: Premier Lot (Baseball), West Lot Closed Saturday
The Holy Cross football team returns home this week to play host to Fordham in a 12:05 p.m. game on Saturday, Nov. 10. The contest between the Crusaders and the Rams will be televised live by Stadium and the Patriot League Network, and can be heard live on WEEI 1440 AM in Worcester.
Senior quarterback Geoff Wade hit on 16 of 21 passes for a season-high 289 yards and two touchdowns to lead the Holy Cross football team to a 40-14 victory over Lafayette at Fisher Stadium. Wade also rushed seven times for 23 yards, to finish with 312 yards of total offense. The Crusaders improve to 3-6 overall and 2-2 in the Patriot League with the win, while the Leopards fall to 3-6 on the season and 2-3 in the conference.
The Holy Cross football team hits the road this week, when it travels to Lafayette for a 12:30 p.m. game on Saturday, Nov. 3. The contest between the Crusaders and the Leopards will be shown live on the Lafayette Sports Network, and can be seen on the internet through the Patriot League Network. In addition, the contest can be heard on WEEI 1440 AM in Worcester.
Holy Cross junior tailback Domenic Cozier has been named the Patriot League Offensive Player of the Week for his performance in Saturday's 56-0 victory over Lehigh. Cozier becomes the second Crusader to earn Patriot League Offensive Player of the Week honors this season.
Junior tailback Domenic Cozier rushed 24 times for a career-high 208 yards and a touchdown to lead the Holy Cross football team to a 56-0 victory over Lehigh on Family Weekend at Fitton Field. Following the contest, Cozier received the Edward N. Anderson Award as the Most Valuable Player of the Crusaders' Family Weekend game. Holy Cross improves to 2-6 overall and 1-2 in the Patriot League with the win, while the Mountain Hawks fall to 1-7 on the season and 0-3 in the conference.
Due to heavy and continuing rains throughout the area, the Holy Cross Grounds Department has closed parking at Freshman Field, the Premier Lot (Baseball Lot) and West Lot for Saturday's football game between Holy Cross and Lehigh (10/27).
Most kids who play college football have been dreaming about it since they were little kids. They grew up watching their heroes on Sunday afternoons, graduating from flag football to the Friday night lights before heading to the big time. Kids work their whole lives to play their sport in college, but what if you didn't even discover your sport until you were 11 years old? Moreover, what if you only discovered the sport you've dedicated half your life to by playing Madden NFL after moving to the United States from another country? Such is the story of senior defensive back Akeem Walcott, a pivotal player for the last four years in a Crusader uniform, who has taken time to reflect on where he came from, where he is now, and his bright future after his time on Mount. St. James.
The Holy Cross football team returns home this week, when it plays host to Lehigh in a 1:05 p.m. game on Saturday, Oct. 27. The contest between the Crusaders and the Mountain Hawks will be televised live by Charter TV3 and the Patriot League Network, and can be heard live on WEEI 1440 AM in Worcester.