Crusader Notes For October 1

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WORCESTER, Mass. –  With the 2013-2014 academic year in full swing, the Holy Cross athletic teams turn a page on the calendar and begin competition in the month of October. The field hockey team will play three games this week at the Hart Turf Field, beginning with a non-conference battle with Bryant on Tuesday, Oct. 1 at 7:00 p.m. The Crusaders will then host Patriot League foe Boston University on Friday, Oct. 4 at 7:00 p.m. and will wrap up the week on Sunday, Oct. 6 versus Cornell at 1:00 p.m. The contests versus Bryant and BU will be streamed live on Crusader Vision. Click here to watch the games.

The women’s tennis team wraps up its 2013 fall slate with a pair of home matches at the Sinnott Family Tennis Facility. On Tuesday, Oct. 1, the Crusaders will entertain Stonehill at 3:30 p.m. and conclude the schedule on Sunday, Oct. 6 versus Simmons at 12:00 p.m. The women’s soccer team will play a pair of Patriot League matches this week, beginning with a road game at Boston University on Wednesday, Oct. 2 at 7:00 p.m. The Crusaders will also host Lafayette on Saturday, Oct. 5 at the Linda Johnson Smith Soccer Stadium at 1:00 p.m.

The volleyball team plays two Patriot League road matches this week. On Friday, Oct. 4, the Crusaders will take on American at 7:00 p.m., while on Saturday, Oct. 5, they will play Loyola (Md.) at 2:00 p.m. The men’s and women’s cross country teams will run in the Paul Short Invitational at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, Oct. 5 in Bethlehem, Pa. The men’s tennis team will wrap up their 2013 fall season with a road match at Bryant on Saturday, Oct. 5 at 1:00 p.m.

The men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams will open the 2013-2014 season at the Assumption Pentathlon in Worcester, Mass. at 1:00 p.m. The men’s soccer team will play one match on Saturday, Oct. 5 at the Linda Johnson Smith Soccer Stadium versus American at 7:00 p.m.

The women’s rowing team begins the 2013-2014 campaign at the Textile River Regatta on Sunday, Oct. 6. The men’s golf team wraps up the week at the Stars & Stripes Invitational on Sunday and Monday, Oct. 6-7 in West Point, N.Y.

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Click here to watch a Crusader Q & A about favorite summer moments.