Holy Cross Celebrates National Girls & Women In Sports Day

Feb. 20, 2009

WORCESTER, Mass. - The Holy Cross women's basketball team will be supporting National Girls and Women in Sports Day (NGWSD) on Saturday, February 21, during the Crusaders' Patriot League contest versus American at 1:00 p.m.

In addition to the NGWSD celebration, Holy Cross will be celebrating Pink Zone, a global initiative that helps raise breast cancer awareness on and off the court. Donations will be collected at the doors of the Hart Center to support breast cancer research. A special limited edition pink Sader Nation T-shirts will be sold at the game for $10 and all proceeds will go to the UMass Memorial Foundation's Levine Cancer Center in the name of Holy Cross Associate Athletic Director, Ann Zelesky.

Coaches, players, and Holy Cross staff members will be wearing pink for the game and all fans are encouraged to wear pink as well.