Following a bye week, the Holy Cross football team returns to action on Saturday, Sept. 21, when it heads to Yale for a 1:00 p.m. game. The contest between the Crusaders and the Bulldogs will be shown live on ESPN+, and can be heard on WEEI 1440 AM in Worcester.
Holy Cross sophomore linebacker Liam Doran and sophomore placekicker Derek Ng have been honored by the Patriot League for their performances in Saturday's 13-10 victory over New Hampshire. Doran was selected as the Patriot League Defensive Player of the Week for the first time, while Ng was chosen as the Patriot League Special Teams Player of the Week for the second time in his career.
Junior defensive back Joe Lang recovered a fumble in the end zone for a touchdown with 1:56 left in the fourth quarter, to lift the Holy Cross football team to a 13-10 victory over New Hampshire at Fitton Field. The Crusaders improve to 1-1 on the season with the win, while the Wildcats open the year at 0-1.
Holy Cross football announces 2019 game day enhancements
Holy Cross freshman linebacker Jacob Dobbs has been named the Patriot League Rookie of the Week for his performance in Saturday's game at Navy.
The Holy Cross football team will play its first home game of the season when it takes on New Hampshire at Fitton Field on Saturday, Sept. 7, at 1:00 p.m. The game between the Crusaders and the Wildcats will be televised live by Charter TV3 and the Patriot League Network, and can be heard on WEEI 1440 AM in Worcester.
Navy's Nelson Smith rushed 15 times for 96 yards and three touchdowns, as the Midshipmen posted a 45-7 victory over the Holy Cross football team at Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium. The Crusaders open the year at 0-1, while Navy starts the season 1-0.
Glenn Andre Grieco, 72, of Sussex, New Jersey, formerly of Bayonne, passed away on Wednesday, August 28, 2019. Beloved husband of Carmel M. Grieco (nee Orsini). Loving father of Angela Archiello & her husband William "Archie", Maria Jankow, Rev. John Grieco, Quinn Grieco & his wife Danielle, Joseph Grieco & his wife Wendy, and David Grieco.
Holy Cross will begin its 124th football season when it travels to Navy on Saturday, Aug. 31, for a 3:30 p.m. contest. The game between the Crusaders and the Midshipmen will be shown live to a national audience on the CBS Sports Network, and can be heard on WEEI 1440 AM in Worcester.
Senior running back Domenic Cozier and senior defensive back Chris Riley will serve as the captains of the 2019 Holy Cross football team, as announced by head coach Bob Chesney.
Holy Cross Director of Athletics Marcus Blossom has announced that the Crusader football team has added a pair of FBS opponents to its future schedules. Holy Cross will play at Buffalo on Sept. 10, 2022, and at Boston College on Sept. 9, 2023.
This three-part video series previews the 2019 Holy Cross football season.