Holy Cross Defeats Harvard, 3-0

Sept. 17, 2006

Box Score

Cambridge, Mass. - Holy Cross beats Harvard 3-0 to grab their second win of the weekend Sunday at Cambridge.

Junior Sara O'Coin (Worcester, Mass.) wasted no time as she scored less than three minutes into the game off a Laura Cohen (Summit, N.J.) assist. Senior Tara Welch increased the lead to 2-0 for the Crusaders before completing the first half of the game.

Cohen put away a security goal in the second half off an assist from Susie Whelan (Acton, Mass.) and Eli Skovron (Exeter, N.H).

O'Coin totaled two goals and two assists on the weekend while Cohen summed four goals and one assist. Welch had two goals and one assist and continues to lead the Crusaders with six goals, one assist and 13 points.

Sophomore goalkeeper, Erin Singleton (Amesbury, Mass.) records her second shutout of the season and third of her career. The Crusaders doubled Crimson's shots, 14-7.

Holy Cross improves to 4-3 overall while Harvard drops to 0-5.

The Crusaders are back in action Thursday when they host New Hampshire at 6:00 p.m.