The Holy Cross football team returns home this week to face Harvard on Saturday, Oct. 19, at 1:00 p.m. The game between the Crusaders and the Crimson will be televised live by Charter TV3 and the Patriot League Network, and can be heard on WEEI 1440 AM in Worcester. This will be Homecoming weekend at Holy Cross, when a sea of Crusaders young and old will descend upon Fitton Field.
Holy Cross junior quarterback Connor Degenhardt and freshman wide receiver Ayir Asante been honored by the Patriot League for their performances in Saturday's 47-31 victory at Brown. Degenhardt was selected as the Patriot League Offensive Player of the Week for the second time in a row, while Asante was chosen as the Patriot League Rookie of the Week for the first time.
Junior quarterback Connor Degenhardt hit on 20 of 33 passes for 315 yards and four touchdowns, to lead the Holy Cross football team to a 47-31 victory over Brown at Brown Stadium. Degenhardt added 48 rushing yards on four carries, to finish the game with 363 yards of total offense. The Crusaders improve to 3-3 on the year, while the Bears fall to 1-3 overall.
The Holy Cross football team will play its fourth straight road game when it heads to Brown for a 12:30 p.m. contest on Saturday, Oct. 12. The game between the Crusaders and the Bears will be shown live by NESNplus and ESPN+, and can be heard on WEEI 1440 AM in Worcester.
Holy Cross junior quarterback Connor Degenhardt and senior defensive lineman Kevin Bucceroni have been honored by the Patriot League for their performances in Saturday's 21-14 victory at Bucknell. Degenhardt was selected as the Patriot League Offensive Player of the Week, while Bucceroni was chosen as the Patriot League Special Teams Player of the Week.
Senior defensive back Corey Stefanik has been named the ckSmithSuperior Crusader of the Week, for competition from September 30-October 6. Stefanik totaled seven tackles and two fumble recoveries to help lead the Holy Cross football team to a 21-14 victory at Bucknell on Saturday.
John (Jack) McGovern of Emerson, formerly of Oradell, passed away on October 4th, 2019, at the age of 61, with his family by his side. Jack was a loving husband, devoted father, compassionate son, loyal brother, caring uncle, and true friend to so many. He was the epitome of a Christian man who led by example and positively impacted the lives of many young men in his role as Athletic Director at Bergen Catholic High School in Oradell.
Junior quarterback Connor Degenhardt threw for 276 yards and accounted for three touchdowns, to lead the Holy Cross football team to a 21-14 victory over Bucknell at Christy Mathewson-Memorial Stadium. The Crusaders improve to 2-3 on the year and 1-0 in the Patriot League with the win, while the Bison fall to 0-5 overall and 0-1 in the conference.
The Holy Cross football team will play its third straight road game when it heads to Bucknell for a 2:00 p.m. contest on Saturday, Oct. 5. The game between the Crusaders and the Bison will be shown live on the Patriot League Network, and can be heard on WEEI 1440 AM in Worcester.
Syracuse's Tommy DeVito passed for 269 yards and four touchdowns to lead the Orange to a 41-3 victory over the Holy Cross football team at the Carrier Dome. The Crusaders fall to 1-3 on the year with the loss, while Syracuse improves to 3-2 overall.
Holy Cross senior tight end Derek Mountain has been selected as one of 185 semifinalists for the 2019 William V. Campbell Trophy presented by Mazda, as announced by the National Football Foundation & College Hall of Fame. Mountain and the other 184 semifinalists make up the candidates for the 2019 National Football Foundation Scholar-Athlete Class presented by Fidelity Investments.
Once again this year, football coaches nationwide will band together for the Coach to Cure MD program, which will be held during games on Saturday, Sept. 28. The annual effort has raised more than $2.1 million to battle Duchenne muscular dystrophy.