Matt Zignorski Receives Richard J. Maloney Award
WORCESTER, Mass. – Senior guard Matt Zignorski, a member of the Holy Cross men’s basketball team, has been selected as the 2018-2019 recipient of the Richard J. Maloney Award. Since 1981, the Maloney Award has been presented annually by the Holy Cross Varsity Club to the men’s basketball player who best exemplifies Mr. Maloney's spirit and energy as a loyal contributor to the program.
As a senior, Zignorski appeared in 22 games for the Crusaders, starting the final 10 contests of the season. He totaled 27 points, 16 rebounds, nine steals and six assists on the year, and was a key part of a Holy Cross defense which ranked second in the Patriot League by allowing just 69.6 points per game.
Over the course of his four-year career with the Crusaders, Zignorski totaled 259 points, 84 rebounds, 63 assists and 39 steals, while hitting 72.0 percent of his free throws.