Holy Cross Athletics Newsstand: April 2010

Welcome to the Holy Cross Newsstand, a daily listing with links to stories from around the country on the Crusaders. Here are the stories from April of 2010.

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Danvers' Oxford ripping the baseball for Holy Cross
April 30, 2010 * By Jean DePlacido * Salem News
Eric Oxford has been a fixture at first base for the Holy Cross baseball team since his freshman year. The junior from Danvers has been tearing the cover off the ball this spring despite not being completely healthy. . .

Crusader takes his chances with Giants
April 27, 2010 * By Jack McCluskey * ESPNBoston.com
Former Holy Cross quarterback Dominic Randolph didn't hear his name called in the last rounds of the 2010 NFL draft, but then even if it had been called on Day 3, the standout signal-caller wouldn't have heard it. He was outside playing horseshoes and enjoying the nice Worcester, Mass., weather on Saturday. . .

Giant move for HC QB
April 25, 2010 * By Jennifer Toland * Worcester Telegram & Gazette
Dominic Randolph has taken a giant step — literally — toward his dream of playing in the NFL. The former Holy Cross quarterback signed a free-agent contract with the New York Giants yesterday. He will join his new team for rookie minicamp next week. . .

Brown third Holy Cross coach in three years
April 21, 2010 * By Jennifer Toland * Worcester Telegram & Gazette
Milan Brown held his first team meeting with his newly inherited Holy Cross players on Monday night. “We all came out of the meeting saying we really like him and we’re ready to get going with him,” Crusaders sophomore guard R.J. Evans said. . .

It's official: Holy Cross hires new basketball coach
April 16, 2010 * By Jennifer Toland * Worcester Telegram & Gazette
Milan Brown is making the move from Mount St. Mary’s to Mount St. James. Holy Cross announced today that it has hired the 39-year-old Brown to be its new men’s basketball coach. Brown was 95-120 the last seven seasons at Mount St. Mary’s and guided the Mountaineers to an NCAA appearance in 2008. . .

HC could name hoops coach tomorrow
April 15, 2010 * By Jennifer Toland * Worcester Telegram & Gazette
Sources said Mount St. Mary's coach Milan Brown was on the Holy Cross campus today and that he could be named the Crusaders' new basketball coach as early as tomorrow. Holy Cross director of athletics Dick Regan said tonight he has had “a couple people on campus this week,” but he would not confirm any names. . .

Four players trying to replace Randolph at QB for HC
April 2, 2010 * By Jennifer Toland * Worcester Telegram & Gazette
Holy Cross spring football practice is under way — without Dominic Randolph. Well, sort of. Randolph, HC's record-setting quarterback who graduated in December and is now working toward his dream of playing in the NFL, has been a regular visitor to the Crusaders' practices the last two weeks. . .

Giants To Host Holy Cross QB Randolph
April 1, 2010 * By Chris Steuber * Scout.com
Scout.com's NFL Draft Analyst Chris Steuber has learned that the New York Giants will host Holy Cross quarterback Dominic Randolph on an official visit this month. . .

Bengals to work out emerging QB prospect Randolph
April 1, 2010 * By Carlos Holmes * Dayton Daily News
There is another Cincinnati-area quarterback besides the UC Bearcats’ Tony Pike receiving attention from NFL teams leading up to the draft. Holy Cross senior Dominic Randolph has emerged as a top quarterback prospect sleeper. The St. Xavier High School graduate is showing up on draft boards after two solid performances at Pro Days at Boston College and Massachusetts. . .