LaPlante Named Preseason All-Patriot League
WORCESTER, Mass. - Holy Cross field hockey senior goalkeeper Marcia LaPlante has been named to 2019 Preseason All-Patriot League team, as voted on by the conference’s head coaches and sports information directors, the league announced Tuesday.
This is LaPlante’s second preseason honor after having also been named to the All-League team prior to her sophomore season. She was named to the All-Patriot League First Team as a freshman.
Last season, LaPlante led the Patriot League with a .751 save percentage, which was also good for 15th in the nation. Her 10.82 saves per game led all Division I goalkeepers. LaPlante’s seven career shutouts ranks eighth all-time in program history.
The Crusaders open their season on Aug. 30 at home against Northeastern.