April 14, 2009
WORCESTER, Mass. - The Holy Cross men's lacrosse team is on a two-game winning streak and will play two contests this week. On April 14, they will have Senior Day versus Patriot League opponent Lehigh at 4:00 p.m., while on April 18, Holy Cross will play at Harvard at 4:00 p.m. The women's lacrosse team will conclude the regular season with a game at Connecticut on April 15 at 6:00 p.m., and a key Patriot League contest at American on April 18 at 12:00 p.m.
Holy Cross will host the Holy Cross Decathlon/Heptathlon on Wednesday and Thursday, April 15-16 starting at 12:00 p.m. The men's and women's track and field teams will open outdoor competition at the Hart Track on Saturday, April 18.
The baseball team will travel to Central Connecticut on April 14 and then host Dartmouth on Wednesday, April 15, at 4:00 p.m. before traveling to Lafayette on April 18-19 for two Patriot League doubleheaders. The softball team will host Boston University in a doubleheader on Thursday, April 16 before hitting the road for its first Patriot League road games of the season, traveling to Easton, Pa. for a four-game series with Lafayette on April 18-19.
The men's tennis team will conclude the regular season with a match with Boston University on April 14, at the Holy Cross Tennis Courts at 3:30 p.m. The Crusaders will then compete at the Patriot League quarterfinals versus Colgate at 3:00 p.m. on April 17 at West Point, N.Y. The women's team will play three matches at the Holy Cross Tennis Courts this week. On April 15, Holy Cross will meet Providence at 3:30 p.m., on April 18, the Crusaders will play Salve Regina at 1:00 p.m. and on April 19, Holy Cross will play Smith at 1:00 p.m.
The men's golf team returns to action on Friday, April 17, when it takes part in the Northeast Invitational, to be held at the Green Valley Country Club in Portsmouth, R.I. The women's golf team returns to action on April 13-15, when it takes part in Big South Championship, to be held at the Patriot Golf Club in Ninety Six, S.C. The Crusaders will then take part in the Jack Leaman Invitational on April 18-19.
The men's rowing team will compete against Georgetown on Saturday, April 18. The women's rowing team will host Connecticut College, Ithaca, Tufts and Williams on Saturday, April 18, at 8:00 a.m.