Men's Soccer to Host Siena
Holy Cross (0-1-0)
vs. Siena (0-1-1)
|Date||Aug. 31, 2018|
|Linda Johnson Smith Soccer Stadium|
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|Last Meeting||Sept. 6, 2017 | T, 0-0 2OT|
|Series History||Siena leads, 1-3-1|
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WORCESTER, Mass. – The Holy Cross men’s soccer team will play at Linda Johnson Smith Stadium on Friday, Aug. 31 at 7:05 p.m. against non-conference opponent, Siena.
Things to Know About Holy Cross:
- In their season opener, the Crusaders fell narrowly to then-No. 16 Fordham, 2-1.
- Henry Stutz made six saves while Owen Azrak was the lone Crusader to tally a goal in the game. Azrak scored on a penalty kick.
- Holy Cross outshot Fordham, 13-9.
- Sophomore midfielder Max Krause returns as the team’s leading point scorer. Krause led the 2017 team in assists, with four.
- Mason Brummett, Owen Azrak, and Eoin Houlihan will lead the team as captains, as announced by head coach Marco Koolman.
- Freshman forward Simon Becher was selected to Top Drawer Soccer’s Best XI Preseason Freshman Team. To read more, click here.
Things to Know About Siena:
- Siena comes to Holy Cross with two games played, for a 0-1-1 record.
- The Saints played in the HBU Invitational, where they tied Houston Baptist and fell to Utah Rio Grande Valley.
- The Saints are led by Aaron Martin, who has tallied one goal and one assist. Martin was also named the MAAC Rookie of the Week.