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Field hockey to take on Sacred Heart and Dartmouth this weekend

Holy Cross Athletics   09-12-2019

Holy Cross (1-2)

vs. Sacred Heart (1-4)

Date Sept. 13, 2019
Time 6:00 p.m.
Location New Haven, Conn.
Live Stats SHUBigRed.com
Last Meeting Sept. 11, 2016 | W, 2-1
Series History Holy Cross trails, 4-5-0
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Holy Cross (1-2-0)

vs. Dartmouth (0-2)

Date Sept. 15, 2019
Time 12:05 p.m.
Location Worcester, Mass. 
Live Stats GoHolyCross.com
Last Meeting Sept. 16, 2018 | L, 5-2
Series History Holy Cross trails, 8-18-0
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WORCESTER, Mass. – The Holy Cross field hockey team is set to take on a pair of opponents this weekend. The Crusaders will travel to Sacred Heart on Friday, Sept. 13 and will return home to host Dartmouth on Sunday, Sept. 15.

Holy Cross split a pair of games last week, a 4-1 win over Merrimack and a narrow 2-1 defeat to New Hampshire, while both Sacred Heart and Dartmouth are currently on two-game losing skids.

Things to know about Holy Cross (1-2):

  • Senior Madeline Alderfer had five points in the Crusaders' two games last week. She scored once and assisted twice against Merrimack and got her third assist of the year at UNH. Alderfer earned a Patriot League Player of the Week honorable mention for her efforts.
  • Senior goalkeeper Marcia LaPlante’s nine saves per game is sixth in the nation and her save percentage of .818 is tied for 14th.

Things to know about Sacred Heart (1-4):

  • Sacred Heart is led by Kayla Kruk’s four points from one goal and two assists. No member of the team as scored more than one goal.
  • Hailey Power has started all five games in goal and has allowed 3.81 goals against per game with a .781 save percentage.

Things to know about Dartmouth (0-2):

  • Dartmouth’s two losses this year have come against Northeastern (8-1) and UMass (1-0 in OT).
  • Carmen Braceras has scored their only goal on the season and Isabella Santucci has played every minute in goal, posting a .654 save percentage.

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