March 10, 2009
WORCESTER, Mass. - After losses at Duke and Colgate last week, the Holy Cross men's lacrosse team returns to action on March 14, when it hosts No. 15 Navy at 3:00 p.m. The game can been seen live on Crusader All-Access as fans can watch live Holy Cross games on GoHolyCross.com for a $9.95 monthly subscription. Holy Cross' game against Army on March 21 will also be available on Crusader All-Access. In addition to the live video streaming, games will be archived, so anyone with a subscription can go back and watch them at a later date.
The Holy Cross women's lacrosse team, who is coming off a loss at UMBC, will return to action when it plays at Siena on March 11 at 4:00 p.m., while it will then host Colgate on March 14 at noon. The game against Colgate will be the Patriot League season-opener for the Crusaders and can been seen live on Crusader All-Access.
The Holy Cross women's golf team will return to action when it competes in the Big South Championship at the Patriot Golf Club in Ninety Six, S.C., on April 13-15. The Crusaders will then conclude the season at the Jack Leaman Invitational at the Hickory Ridge Country Club in Amherst, Mass. and at the Orchards Golf Club in South Hadley, Mass., on April 18-19.
The Holy Cross softball team completed its spring break trip with an overall record of 5-7, winning the last four games of the tournament. The five victories at the Rebel Spring Games is the best season-opening record for the Crusaders in the past five years.
The Holy Cross baseball team returns to action on Saturday, March 14 when it travels to Towson for a doubleheader starting at 12:00 p.m.
At the ECAC Indoor Championships, the Holy Cross women's track and field team finished in 45th place out of 51 teams with four points. Select members of the Holy Cross men's track and field team competed at the IC4A's, hosted by Boston University on March 7-8. The Crusaders will take the week off before starting the outdoor season at the Husky Spring Invitational on March 21, hosted by Northeastern University.