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Women's Lacrosse To Face Villanova

Holy Cross Athletics   03-05-2019

Holy Cross (1-4)

vs. Villanova (2-3)

Date • Time

March 6  • 1:00 p.m.

Location

Villanova, Pa.

 

Villanova Stadium

Feb. 9

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All-Time Series

8-5

Last Meeting

L, 10-7 (2/26/18)

Game Notes

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Villanova

9.80

Goals Per Game

9.60

2.6

Assists Per Game

5.8

12.2

Draw Controls/Game

12.2

11.8

CTO Per Game

10.0

WORCESTER, Mass.Holy Cross will play at Villanova on March 6 at 1:00 p.m. at Villanova Stadium.

 

Quick Sticks

• Holy Cross most recently played on March 3, where they fell to Siena, 11-7.

Izzy Grant led the Crusaders with a hat trick and now owns eight goals on the season. She is currently riding a four-game scoring streak.

• With 15 points, Keely Connors leads the team in scoring. Connors has picked up 14 goals and added 22 draw controls.

• Defensively, Haley Walker paces the team with 17 ground balls and nine caused turnovers.

Sophie Ochs and Julian Kubler have nearly split time in goal. Ochs owns a .492 save percentage and a 9.67 goals against average. Kubler holds a 11.59 goals against average and a .405 save percentage.

• As a team, the Crusaders rank first in caused turnovers per game in the Patriot League and 16th nationally (11.80).

• The Crusaders rank second in the league and 14th nationally in ground balls per game (23.80).

Baker Earl has recorded consecutive points in Holy Cross’ last two games, with one goal and one assist.

 

Scouting Villanova

• The Wildcats host the Crusaders with a 2-3 overall record. Most recently, Villanova fell at Saint Joseph’s, 16-8, on March 2.

• Villanova is led by Katie Comerford, who has recorded 15 points in five games. Comerford has scored six goals and added nine assists.

• Sydney Frank leads the defense with 10 caused turnovers and 10 ground balls.

• Devin Hassinger, who has scored a team-best 10 goals, has also recorded 30 draw controls.

• Alexa Moro has played in all five games between the pipes for the Wildcats. Moro owns a .472 save percentage and a 12.08 goals against average.

 

All-Time against Villanova

• The Crusaders own the series 8-5.

• In the teams’ last meeting, the Crusaders fell 10-7, on Feb. 26, 2018.

Baker Earl led the team with two goals in the game. Connors, Bryn Carroll, and Riley Bergholtz each added one goal. Connors also posted eight draw controls.

 

Up Next

• Holy Cross will play at Hartford on March 9 at 11:00 a.m.

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