Holy Cross Women’s Soccer Announces 2011 Freshman Class

Darren Gallagher

WORCESTER, Mass.  – Holy Cross head women's soccer coach Darren Gallagher has announced the 2011 freshman class for the Crusaders. Molly Briggs (Hershey, Pa.), Gabby Codispoti (Baldwin, N.Y.), Emily Gallagher (Duxbury, Mass.), Carly McCabe (Barrington, R.I.), Ally Pasquariello (Suffield, Conn.) and Gina Righini (Salem , N.H.) will join the Holy Cross program for the 2011-2012 academic year.

"We could not be more excited about this year's incoming class," stated Gallagher. "This is an extremely talented group of soccer players that have experienced success at the highest levels while playing for elite clubs in the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic regions. Their understanding of the game and abilities within possession will add significant quality and depth to our roster. They will complement our creative, attacking style of play, and help us achieve continued success in the Patriot League and beyond."

Here is a look at the freshman class. Click on a student-athlete's name to read more about her.

Name  Pos.  Ht.  Hometown / High School  
Molly Briggs  M  5-4  Hershey, Pa. / Hershey
Gabby Codispoti  M  5-7  Baldwin, N.Y. / Sacred Heart Academy
Emily Gallagher  F  5-7  Duxbury, Mass. / Duxbury
Carly McCabe   G  5-11  Barrington, R.I. / La Salle Academy
Ally Pasquariello  D  5-3  Suffield, Conn. / Suffield
Gina Righini  M/F  5-2  Salem, N.H. / Salem