May 27, 2009

Marty Dams Signs With The Romijnders Devils

NIJMEGEN, Netherlands - Former Holy Cross hockey player and 2008-2009 senior captain Marty Dams has signed a contract with the Romijnders Devils of Nijmegen, The Netherlands. They play in the Dutch Eredivisie, which is the highest-level hockey division in the Netherlands.

Dams scored four goals and had 20 assists over four years as a Crusader defender as he played 124 career games. As a junior he received the Glenn "Spike" Crane Memorial Award given to the player who excels most in the little things and leads his teammates by example. As a senior, he had two goals and five assists for seven points and earned the Michael P. Quinn Award given to the best defensive Holy Cross hockey player over the course of the season. As a freshman he had a career-best seven assists.