November 4, 2008

Women's Ice Hockey Starts Season Against Nichols

Nov. 4, 2008

Holy Cross Women's Ice Hockey

Schedule: Tuesday, Nov. 4, 2008 vs. Nichols, Burrillville, R.I., 6:00 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 9, 2008 vs. Manhattanville, Worcester, Mass. 2:00 p.m.

  • The Crusaders are set to begin their 2008-2009 season at Nichols on Tuesday, Nov. 4, at 6:00 p.m.

  • Holy Cross returns fourteen athletes from last season's roster. Twelve of the returning fourteen athletes are a part of a junior/sophomore class that combined for over half of the total goals scored in the 2007-2008 season.

  • The Crusaders were selected third in the ECAC Women's East Hockey League preseason poll behind last season's top finisher Manhattanville and number two Saint Anselm.

  • Senior Stephanie Couzin (Chicago, Ill.) and junior Lisa Wilson (Corunna, Ontario) will serve as co-captains for the Crusaders.