New Soccer Stadium Dedication Set For Friday Night

Sept. 6, 2006

WORCESTER, Mass. - The new 1,320-seat Linda Johnson Smith Soccer Stadium dedication will be held this Friday, September 8, at 6:00 p.m., preceding the men's varsity soccer game vs. St. Bonaventure. The stadium is located behind the Hart Center, and serves as the first permanent home for Crusader soccer. The event is open to the public and everyone is encouraged to attend and show your support of several Crusader alumni whose generosity made this project possible.

Several events are scheduled to mark this special occasion. Soccer alumni games will be held on Saturday, September 9, with the women playing at 10:00 a.m., followed by the men at 11:00 a.m. A cookout will follow next to the field, open to all former Crusader soccer players. The weekend will culminate with the women's varsity soccer game vs. Maine at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday. Holy Cross soccer alumni and friends from all eras are expected to attend the weekend's events.

Please contact Scott Graham in the athletic department at (508) 793-3583 or crusaderathletics@holycross.edu for more information.