Amy Martin Named Patriot League Goalie Of The Week
WORCESTER, Mass. - For the second consecutive week, Holy Cross junior Amy Martin (Bloomfield, Mich.) has been named the Patriot League Women's Lacrosse Goalie of the Week. She stopped 20 of 42 shots for a .476 save percentage and a 11.00 goals against average in two games averaging 10 saves per contest. This is the third time that she has earned this honor in her career as she was also named the Goalie of the Week as a freshman in 2008.
Martin made nine saves for a .474 save percentage in the 12-10 win over Mount St. Mary's on March 3, as the Crusaders earned their first victory of the season. She then stopped 11 shots for a .478 save percentage in the 12-6 loss at Denver on March 6. Both games were played at Denver's Peter Barton Lacrosse Stadium.
Her 10.40 saves per game this season rank third in the Patriot League and her .486 save percentage is fourth. Her 360 career saves are fifth all-time at Holy Cross.
The Crusaders (1-4 overall) return to action when they play their first home game of the season at the new Holy Cross Field with a contest versus Vermont on Saturday, March 13 at 3:00 p.m.