Holy Cross Travels To Boston University On Thursday

Marielle Newell

Overall: 5-4; Last Week: 0-1
Scoreboard: Southern New Hampshire 6, Holy Cross 3, Goffstown, N.H., 2/16
Schedule: Thursday, Feb. 20 at Boston University, Boston, Mass., 3:00 p.m. 

  • The Holy Cross women's team began the 2014 spring season on Feb. 16, as it was defeated by Southern New Hampshire, 6-3 in Goffstown, N.H. With the loss the Crusaders slip to 5-4 on the season. This week, Holy Cross will travel to new Patriot League member Boston University on Thursday, Feb. 20 for a 3:00 p.m. match.
  • Holy Cross senior captain Maya Welch (Rye, N.Y.) and freshman Marielle Newell (St. Louis, Mo.) both won their singles and doubles matches. Welch won her No. 5 singles match in straight sets over Yolanda Green, 6-3, 6-3, while Newell claimed the No. 6 singles victory over Allison Valentine, 6-1, 6-0. The duo also won their No. 3 doubles tilt versus Green and Valentine, 8-3.
  • Holy Cross senior Molly Montgomery (Winnetka, Ill.) lost a close No. 4 singles match to Kirsten Jean, 4-6, 7-5, (12-10).
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