March 15, 2011

Crusaders To Play At Brown & Sacred Heart

Holy Cross Women's Lacrosse 
Overall: 1-6 (0-1 Patriot League) Last Week: 0-2
Scoreboard: UConn 11, Holy Cross 7, Clermont, Fla., 3/9
American 7, Holy Cross 5, Washington, D.C., 3/12
Schedule:
Wednesday, March 16 at Brown, Providence, R.I., 5:00 p.m.
Saturday, March 19 at Sacred Heart, Fairfield, Conn., 3:00 p.m.

  • The Holy Cross women's lacrosse team returns to action this week with two non-conference road games. On Wednesday, March 16, the Crusaders will play at Brown at 5:00 p.m., while on Saturday, March 19, they will play at Sacred Heart. The last time the Crusaders played the Bears was a 9-8 loss on March 27, 2007, while Holy Cross defeated the Pioneers by a 13-9 score on April 16, 2008.
  • The Bears are 3-2 this season. They defeated Sacred Heart (21-8), lost to Boston University (15-8), defeated Columbia (14-6) and Quinnipiac (16-11), and fell to Princeton (17-5).
  • The Pioneers are 1-4 overall. They fell to Brown (21-8), defeated Iona (12-10), and then lost to Manhattan (9-8), Fairfield (19-12) and UConn (19-11).
  • Senior Cassie Rudden (Hopkinton, Mass.) leads the team with a career-best eight assists, while she is third with a career-best 12 points. Her eight assists are ranked 45th nationally and her 1.14 assists per game are seventh in the Patriot League.
  • Junior Kat Sutton (Saratoga Springs, N.Y.) extended her goal scoring streak to 36 straight games. She leads the team with 13 goals and is tied for first with 14 points. She also leads the team with six free-position goals as her 0.86 free-position goals per game are fifth in the league.
  • Senior Annie Boylan (Andover, Mass.) leads the team with 13 draw controls this season. Her 117 career draw controls are third all-time in program history.
  • Sophomore Sara Cox (Chatham, N.J.) leads the team with a career-best 11 caused turnovers. Her 1.57 caused turnovers per game are fourth in the league and 45th nationally.
  • Senior goalie Amy Martin (Bloomfield, Mich.) is third in the Patriot League with 7.00 saves per game. Her 49 saves are ranked 21st nationally and her 9.85 goals against average is 34th in the country.
  • Sophomore Taylor Zebrowski (Verona, N.J.) is tied for first on the team with 14 points. Her 11 goals and three assists are second. As a freshman last season, she recorded 24 goals, 11 assists and 35 points.