The 2016 season proved to be one to remember, as the Crusaders combined to set four all-time records, while posting its most wins in five years, including six conference victories, which are tied in program history for the most Patriot League wins captured in a single season.
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Majoring in biology, Sifferlen holds a 3.77 grade point average, while serving as the Vice President of the Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) at Holy Cross.
Emily Popp has made a major impact on the volleyball program.
Sifferlen proved to be a force at the net all season, tallying double digit kills in 41 of her last 43 matches, while leading the team in kills in her final 36 of 38 contests.
Holy Cross' athletic teams continue to rank among the best in the nation in graduation rates, according to the latest Graduation Success Rate Report which has been released by the NCAA. The Crusaders' overall Graduation Success Rate of 97 percent for all student-athletes tied for the 17th best mark in the country out of 351 Division I schools.
Over this past weekend, Sifferlen led the Crusaders to back-to-back sweep victories over Bucknell and Lehigh.
Senior outside hitter Mandy Sifferlen has been named the C&R Tire Crusader of the Week, for competition from Nov. 7-13. Sifferlen led the Holy Cross volleyball team to victories over Bucknell and Lehigh last week, in its final two matches of the season.
Holy Cross finished its season, winning nine straight sets in three consecutive sweep victories. The last time the Crusaders won three matches without losing a set was in 1989.
Junior middle hitter Mary Mullen ranks first all-time for Holy Cross with 245 career blocks, setting the record in tonight's victory.
Prior to the match against Lehigh, the Holy Cross athletic department and the volleyball program will honor its two seniors for their hard work and dedication to the program.
With her 18 kills tonight, Sifferlen now has 448 kills this season, setting a new school record for single season kills.