March 19, 2007

Grant Cowherd Named Crusader Of The Week

March 19, 2007

WORCESTER, Mass. - Senior midfielder Grant Cowherd (Summit, N.J.) has been named the Holiday Inn Express Crusader of the Week, for competition from March 12-18. Last week, Cowherd led the Holy Cross men's lacrosse team to a 1-1 record, as it defeated Wagner 15-3 and fell to No. 5 Navy 12-2.

In the Wagner game, Cowherd led the Crusaders with a career-high four goals, including three in the first half as Holy Cross took an 8-2 lead into the intermission. He also picked up four ground balls against the Seahawks, while collecting two ground balls in the contest against Navy.

On the season, Cowherd now ranks third on the team in scoring with 11 points on 10 goals and one assist. Over the course of his Holy Cross career, he has now totaled 22 goals and 11 asssits for 33 points.

The Crusaders, who now stands 2-5 overall this season, return to action on Saturday, March 31, when they travel to Bucknell for a 1:00 p.m. game.