Holy Cross To Face Quinnipiac & Dartmouth This Week

Sept. 23, 2008

FIELD HOCKEY
Overall Record 2-5 (0-0 PL) Last Week 1-1
Scoreboard: New Hampshire 4, Holy Cross 3 (OT), Worcester, Mass., 9/17; Holy Cross 3, Siena 1, Loundonville, N.Y., 9/11
Schedule: Friday, Sept. 26 vs. Quinnipiac, Worcester, Mass., 7:00 p.m.; Sunday, Sept. 28 at Dartmouth, Hanover, N.H., 2:00 p.m.

  • The field hockey team will host Quinnipiac on Friday, Sept. 26 at 7:00 p.m. and then begin a two-game road trip with Dartmouth on Sunday, Sept. 28 at 2:00 p.m.
  • Holy Cross went 1-1 this past week, dropping a 4-3 overtime decision to New Hampshire at the Hart Turf Field on Wednesday, Sept. 17. The Crusaders defeated Siena, 3-1, on Sunday, Sept. 21, picking up their second win of the season.
  • Senior Kristin Schulz (Fairfield, Conn.) led the Crusaders with a goal and an assist during the 4-3 overtime loss to New Hampshire. A scramble in the front of the Wildcats goal cage, Schulz grabbed a rebounded shot and scored the first Holy Cross goal. Schulz assisted on the third goal after the Crusaders took advantage of a penalty corner in New Hampshire territory.
  • Junior midfielder Courtney Callahan (Acton, Mass.) was named the Patriot League Offensive Player of the Week in field hockey, for competition from September 14-21. This is Callahan's first career Patriot League honor. In the Crusaders' 3-1 victory on the road at Siena, Callahan had back-to-back second half goals, including the game-winner. Against New Hampshire on Wednesday night, Callahan tallied an assist on Holy Cross' first goal of the game. Scoring all her points this week, Callahan is now ranked second on the team in points with five.
  • Senior goalkeeper Erin Singleton (Amesbury, Mass.) picked her up second win of the season, making two saves and giving up just one goal.