April 8, 2014

Women's Lacrosse To Host Harvard & Navy

Holy Cross Women's Lacrosse                                 
Overall: 5-9 (3-3 Patriot League) Last Week: 0-2
Scoreboard: #5 Boston College 11, Holy Cross 5, Newton, Mass., 4/2 Box Score Recap
Bucknell 8, Holy Cross 7, Lewisburg, Pa., 4/5 Box Score Recap 
Schedule: Wednesday, April 9, vs. Harvard, Worcester, Mass., 4:30 p.m. Live stats Video
Saturday, April 12, vs. Navy, Worcester, Mass., 2:00 p.m. Live stats Video

  • The Holy Cross women's lacrosse team returns to action on Wednesday, April 9 when it hosts Harvard at Holy Cross Field at 4:30 p.m. The Crimson are 6-4 overall and 3-1 in the Ivy League. Harvard freshman Megan Hennessey is the sister of senior captain Sara Hennessey (Winchester, Mass.). Last year, the Crusaders defeated the Crimson, 17-12, on April 10.
  • On Saturday, April 12, the Crusaders will host Navy on Senior Day. The Mids are 12-1 overall and 4-1 in the Patriot League. Last year, the Crusaders fell to Navy, 15-5 in the regular season, and 14-4 in the Patriot League Tournament championship game.   
  • The Crusaders' 10.29 caused turnovers per game lead the conference and are 11th nationally. The Crusaders' 18.79 ground balls per game are third in the league and 14th nationally.
  • Senior goalie Sarah Weber (Summit, N.J.) has 97 saves which are 19th nationally and second in the league. Junior Sophia Agostinelli (Framingham, Mass.) has 1.54 caused turnovers per game which are 41st nationally. Hennessey is ranked eighth in the league with 2.10 goals per game. Hennessey's 2.60 points per game are ninth in the league.