A group who set numerous school records and earned extensive recognition headlines a class of seven individuals who will be inducted into the Holy Cross Varsity Club Athletic Hall of Fame this year. The 2018 inductees into the Hall of Fame are Ari Confesor (Class of 2004, football), Chuck Doyle (Class of 1986, football), Stacey Hochkins (Class of 2012, ice hockey), Pat Kelly (Class of 1987, lacrosse), Megan Lynch (Class of 2013, volleyball), Glenn Williams (Class of 1989, basketball) and Barry Parenteau (honorary, swimming and diving coach).
Holy Cross head football coach Bob Chesney has announced the addition of seven student-athletes to his team's incoming class for the 2019 season. Along with the 14 players who signed with the Crusaders in December, a total of 21 student-athletes will now be joining the squad in the fall.
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Thirty-seven members of the Holy Cross football team have been selected to the 2018 Patriot League Academic Honor Roll, as announced by the conference office. Leading the Crusaders were senior linebacker Ryan Brady, senior quarterback Geoff Wade and senior defensive back Akeem Walcott, who were all named to the Academic Honor Roll for the fourth time during their collegiate careers.
At several different points along my journey from Holy Cross football to the NFL, I've been asked a certain question many different times. "When did you know you could do it?" Many of my current peers have described to me a distinct moment in which somebody told them that they could make it to the next level. Players recount hearing a coach or scout telling them of the opportunity, and remember a subsequent fire being lit within them. At once they began working harder than they ever had before and did everything in their power to turn that dream into a reality. Although it seems like it makes sense, I still struggle to find a response when I get that question.
Senior linebacker Ryan Brady and senior wide receiver Martin Dorsey, members of the Holy Cross football team, have been selected to the 2018 Football Championship Subdivision Athletics Directors Association Academic All-Star team. A total of 47 student-athletes from schools around the nation earned spots on this year's team.
Holy Cross head football coach Bob Chesney has announced the addition of 14 student-athletes to his team's roster for the 2019 season
Holy Cross sophomore Brian Foley has been selected to the 2018 Hero Sports Sophomore All-America team for the Football Championship Subdivision. Foley earned honorable mention distinction as an offensive lineman.
Holy Cross senior linebacker Ryan Brady has been selected to the 2018 All-Eastern College Athletic Conference second team for the football championship subdivision. He was one of nine players from around the Patriot League to be named to the All-ECAC squad.
Holy Cross set school single-season records with seven blocked kicks, six blocked punts and four blocked punts returned for touchdowns in 2018.
Holy Cross senior linebacker Ryan Brady has been selected to the 2018 Division I All-New England football team, as announced by the New England Football Writers' Association. He was among 30 players from around New England named to the squad, which will be honored at the New England Football Writers' Banquet on Dec. 6 in Saugus, Mass.
Holy Cross senior linebacker Ryan Brady has been selected to the 2018 Academic All-Patriot League football team, as announced by the conference office. This marks the second straight season Brady has earned Academic All-Patriot League honors. To be eligible, a student-athlete must have reached sophomore academic standing with at least a 3.20 cumulative grade point average, and be a starter or key reserve.