WORCESTER, Mass. – The Holy Cross Varsity Club has announced the 2014 selections for induction into the Holy Cross Athletic Hall of Fame. Included among the 2014 inductees is former ice hockey player Tony Quesada (Class of 2006).
Quesada was a standout member of the Holy Cross men's ice hockey team from 2002-2006. He led the Crusaders to two Atlantic Hockey Association championships and the first two NCAA Tournament appearances in school history, while earning the win in the 4-3 overtime victory over Minnesota in the 2006 NCAA West Regional. Quesada was a two-time All-Atlantic Hockey selection, in addition to being named to the Atlantic Hockey All-Tournament team twice. Over the course of his collegiate career, Quesada went 61-33-8 with 2,700 saves, a 2.50 goals against average and a .915 save percentage. He still ranks as Holy Cross' all-time leader in career victories, save percentage and goals against average. Quesada also set school single-season records for victories (22), winning percentage (.767) and save percentage (.925) during his senior season in 2005-2006. Following the completion of his career, he received the 2006 John A. Meegan Athletic Achievement Award.
This year's other inductees are Fran Dyson (Class of 1953, baseball, basketball), Mary Fitzgerald (Class of 1983, field hockey, basketball, softball), Matt Ney (Class of 2003, soccer), Tom Noering (Class of 1963, track and field) and Jim Sweeney (Class of 2001, baseball).
These new honorees will be formally inducted into the Athletic Hall of Fame on Saturday, May 3, at the Varsity Club's annual dinner, to be held in the Hogan Campus Center.