September 8, 2009
Crusaders Set To Host Two Games, Travel To Siena
Overall Record: 2-1 (0-0 PL); Last Week: 1-1
Scoreboard: Holy Cross 2, Manhattan 1,
Riverdale, N.Y., 9/4
#16 Boston College 4, Holy Cross 0, Newton, Mass., 9/6
Schedule: Wednesday, Sept. 9 vs. Providence,
Worcester, Mass., 7:00 p.m.
Friday, Sept. 11 vs. Central Connecticut, Worcester, Mass., 5:00
Sunday, Sept. 13 vs. Siena, Loudonville, N.Y., 1:00 p.m.
- The Crusaders (2-1 overall) will host Providence on Sept. 9 at
7:00 p.m. in a mid-week match-up at the Linda Johnson Smith Soccer
Stadium. The Friars are 3-1 on the season and defeated UMass 1-0
last week, while the Crusaders defeated UMass 2-0 in the season
opener. Last season Holy Cross fell to Providence 3-0. In the loss,
senior Shelby Stand
Mass.) recorded five shots,
including one on goal, but was unable to find the back of the net.
- Wednesday night's game against the Friars will be shown live on
the internet through Crusader Vision. Multiple Holy Cross athletic
events are featured on Crusader Vision, the package, done in
association with Stretch Internet, is available for $6.95 per event
or a $79.95 annual subscription. Visit www.goholycross.com or http://www.stretchinternet.com/holycrossvideo.html
for more details and to sign up.
- Holy Cross will welcome Central Connecticut to Linda Johnson
Smith Soccer Stadium on Friday, Sept. 11 at 5:00 p.m. The Blue
Devils are currently 2-1-1 overall. Last season Holy Cross was shut
out at Central Connecticut, falling 2-0. Senior goalkeeper
Md.) recorded a season-high 13
- Holy Cross will conclude weekend competition on Sunday, Sept.
13 when it travels to Siena. Siena is currently 1-2 overall and
will travel to Providence, R.I. on Friday, Sept. 11 for a game
against the Friars. The Saints lost to Central Connecticut, 1-0, on
Aug. 28 in both teams season opener. Last season, Holy Cross fell
to Siena 3-2 in Worcester, Mass. Stand scored both goals for the
Crusaders and recorded a season-high 10 shots, including four on
- Stand led the Crusaders with two goals in the 2-1 win over
Manhattan. Stand's two goals gives her 14 career goals and ties her
for ninth on the Holy Cross career goal list. Her 35 career points
also ties her for ninth on the Holy Cross all-time point list.
- This season, Holy Cross reached the two win mark the quickest
since the 2005 season when it recorded its second win on Sept. 3
when it defeated Siena 3-2 in overtime.