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.
Seven members of the Holy Cross football team have earned 2018 All-Patriot League honors, as announced by the conference office. Senior offensive lineman Brett Boddy, senior linebacker Ryan Brady, senior defensive lineman Teddy Capsis and sophomore offensive lineman Brian Foley were named to the first team, while junior running back Domenic Cozier, senior wide receiver Martin Dorsey and senior quarterback Geoff Wade received second team honors.
Holy Cross senior linebacker Ryan Brady, junior defensive back Macklin Kortebein and freshman wide receiver Spencer Gilliam have been honored by the Patriot League for their performances in Saturday's 32-31 victory at Georgetown. Brady was named the Patriot League Defensive Player of the Week, Kortebein was selected as the Patriot League Special Teams Player of the Week and Gilliam was chosen as the Patriot League Rookie of the Week.
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.
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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.