October 16, 2012

Crusaders To Play At Home Versus American & Navy

Holy Cross Volleyball

Video: Volleyball Captains Discuss "Pink For A Purpose"

Overall: 1-21 (1-6 PL); Last Week: 0-3
Scoreboard: Florida Atlantic 3, Holy Cross 0, Boca Raton, Fla., 10/8
Lafayette 3, Holy Cross 1, Worcester, Mass., 10/12
Lehigh 3, Holy Cross 0, Worcester, Mass., 10/13
Schedule: Friday, Oct. 19 vs. American, Worcester, Mass., 7:00 p.m.
Saturday, Oct. 20 vs. Navy, Worcester, Mass., 4:00 p.m.

  • The Holy Cross volleyball team returns to action when it takes on Patriot League opponents American and Navy at the Holy Cross Field House on Friday and Saturday, Oct. 19-20. The Crusaders will be holding a "Pink for a Purpose" event at both matches to support breast cancer awareness. On Friday, the Crusaders will take on the Eagles at 7:00 p.m. and on Saturday they will meet the Mids at 4:00 p.m. Both matches can be viewed on Crusader Vision. The Crusaders are raising money for Pink Revolution online. To make a donation go to https://www.firstgiving.com/ummf/HolyCrossPink-for-a-Purpose
  • Navy is 8-11 overall and 4-3 in the Patriot League. The Crusaders lost to the Mids this season in Annapolis, Md., by a 3-0 score on Sept. 21. American is 12-8 overall and is also 4-3 in the Patriot League as the Eagles and the Mids are tied with Lehigh for third place in the league standings. The Crusaders fell to the Eagles, 3-0, in Washington, D.C., this season on Sept. 22. The Crusaders are 0-24 all-time versus the Eagles.
  • Senior captain Elizabeth Watters (San Francisco, Calif.) is fourth in the conference with 3.96 digs per set, while senior captain Megan Lynch (Mendham, N.J.) is eighth in the Patriot League with 2.57 kills per set. Sophomore Hannah Grace Stokes (Atlanta, Ga.) is also eighth in the league with 5.08 assists per set.