Field Hockey Announces 2008 Incoming Freshman Class

June 26, 2008

WORCESTER, Mass. - Holy Cross head field hockey coach Alicia Hawk has announced the 2008 incoming freshman class for the Crusaders. Jamie Caniglia (Wayne, Pa.), Amanda McGavick (Sudbury, Mass.), Rachael Miers (Langhorne, Pa.), Sofia Spanos (Laconia, N.H.) and Kirsten Walther (Landenberg, Pa.) will join the Holy Cross program for the 2008-2009 academic year.

The Crusaders start the season on Aug. 30 at Fairfield, while their first home game is set for Sept. 7 at the Hart Turf Field against Boston College. The 2008 Crusaders return six starters from last year's team.

Here is a look at the incoming class. Click on a player's name below to view information on that player.

2008 Holy Cross Field Hockey Incoming Class
Name                    Pos.    Hometown / High School
Jamie Caniglia          M/B     Wayne, Pa. / Radnor
Amanda McGavick         M/B     Sudbury, Mass. / Lincoln Sudbury Regional
Rachael Miers           M/B     Langhorne, Pa. / Neshaminy
Sofia Spanos            F/M     Laconia, N.H. / Tilton School
Kirsten Walther         M/B     Landenberg, Pa. / St. Mark's