Women's Lacrosse Season Opener Moved Up To 11 AM

Feb. 24, 2006

Worcester, Mass. - The Holy Cross women's lacrosse game versus UMass-Amherst, originally scheduled to begin at noon on Saturday, February 25 at the Hart Turf Field has been moved up to an 11:00 a.m. start time due to expected inclement weather in the area.

Saturday's game will be the season-opener for both teams. Holy Cross is on the road for two games next week, as it travels to New Hampshire on Tuesday, February 28, and Harvard on Thursday, March 2. Both games are scheduled to begin at 3:30 p.m.

The Crusaders, who were recently picked to finish third in the Patriot League preseason poll, concluded the 2005 campaign with a 10-9 overall record and a 4-2 mark in conference play.

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