February 24, 2009
Crusaders Kick Off 2009 Season
Feb. 24, 2009
Overall: 0-0 (0-0 Patriot League)
Holy Cross kicks off the 2009 season on Sunday, March 1 at the Rebel Spring Games in Kissimmee, Fla. The Crusaders open the season against St. Bonaventure at 9:00 a.m. Holy Cross will play 12 games at the tournament. Last season, Holy Cross returned from the Rebel Spring Games with a 2-8 overall record, defeating Fairfield, 4-3, and Indiana-Purdue-Fort Wayne, 7-2.
The Crusaders return 13 from last season's squad and welcome four newcomers to the team.
Senior Natalie Cruz (Manalapan, N.J.), junior Amanda Audette (New Bedford, Mass.) and junior Mandy Correale (Peabody, Mass.) will serve as captains for the 2009 season.
Schedule: Sunday, March 1vs. St. Bonaventure, Kissimmee, Fla. 9:00 a.m.
Sunday, March 1 vs. Detroit, Kissimmee, Fla. 11:00 a.m.
Monday, March 2 vs. Niagara (DH), Kissimmee, Fla. 9:00/11:00 a.m.
Tuesday, March 3 vs. Detroit, Kissimmee, Fla. 3:00 p.m.
Tuesday, March 3 vs. Fairfield, Kissimmee, Fla. 5:00 p.m.