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 field hockey, basketball and softball player Mary Fitzgerald (Class of 1983).
Fitzgerald played three varsity sports for the Crusaders, earning a school-record total of 12 letters as a member of the field hockey, basketball and softball teams. She was a four-year starter on the field hockey team, and ranked among the team's leading scorers during her junior and senior seasons. Fitzgerald also started all four years on the softball team, where she was one of the squad's best hitters. In addition, she was a two-year starter at point guard for the basketball team, while helping the team to an overall record of 71-26 during her career. Fitzgerald served as a team captain in all three sports during her senior year, and received the 1983 John A. Meegan Athletic Achievement Award
This year's other inductees are Fran Dyson (Class of 1953, baseball, basketball), Matt Ney (Class of 2003, soccer), Tom Noering (Class of 1963, track and field), Tony Quesada (Class of 2006, ice hockey) 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.