Baseball Travels To Towson For Three-Game Series

March 10, 2009

Holy Cross Baseball

Overall Record: 0-8 (0-0 PL); Last Week: 0-5

Scoreboard: Arizona 15, Holy Cross 4, Tucson, Ariz., 3/3

Arizona 8, Holy Cross 1, Tucson, Ariz., 3/4

No. 5 Arizona State 15, Holy Cross 0, Temple, Ariz., 3/5

No. 5 Arizona State 12, Holy Cross 1, Temple, Ariz., 3/6

No. 5 Arizona State 11, Holy Cross 3, Temple, Ariz., 3/7

Schedule: Saturday, March 14 at Towson (Doubleheader), Towson, Md., 12:00/3:00 p.m.

Sunday, March 15 at Towson, Towson, Md., 12:00

Tuesday, March 17 vs. Bryant (Doubleheader), Worcester, Mass., 3:00 p.m./6:00 p.m.


  • 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.
  • The 2009 season marks the first time Holy Cross has played a ranked team in the last five seasons. This year, the Crusaders played a three-game series against No. 5 Arizona State.
  • On March 3 against Arizona, senior Tim Hughes (Andover, Mass.) went 2-for-3 at the plate with a double, triple, one run scored and one RBI.
  • Sophomore Eric Oxford (Danvers, Mass.) hit his first home run of the season, a two-run home run against Arizona State on March 7.
  • Junior Bobby Holmes (Dedham, Mass.) pitched five and 1/3 inning and gave up eight hits, eight runs, one walk while striking out a season-high six batters at Arizona State on March 6.