College of the Holy Cross

Championship Spot Secured For Army West Point

WEST POINT – The top-seeded Army West Point baseball team is on track to claim its fourth-straight Patriot League Championship after defeating No. 4 Holy Cross in a semifinal doubleheader on Saturday afternoon at Johnson Stadium. The Black Knights (29-21) downed the Crusaders (17-37) by a score of 9-3...
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Grad Transfers: Holy Cross’ Chris Conlin to Join Notre Dame in 2023

(Photo Courtesy of Holy Cross Athletics) Holy Cross defenseman Chris Conlin will be spending his fifth and final season of eligibility in South Bend with the Notre Dame Fighting Irish. Conlin confirmed the decision to Lacrosse Bucket on Monday afternoon. College Crosse was the first to report the move. Listed...

Holy Cross Athletics announces return of clinics

WORCESTER, Mass. - Holy Cross Athletics has announced the return of team clinics for Summer 2022. Throughout the summer, numerous Holy Cross programs will host a variety of exciting and educational clinics and showcases for the Worcester County community and beyond. Visit for more information, or view the team-specific links below to be directed to each sport's clinic options.

#24 Holy Cross tops #19 Georgetown at Eastern Sprints

WORCESTER, Mass. – The Holy Cross men's rowing team had three boats race at the Eastern Sprints on Lake Quinsigamond. The 24th-ranked varsity eight led the way by defeating No. 19 Georgetown by over two seconds in the third-level final. In the varsity eight third-level final, the Crusaders came...

2023 NFL Draft Prospect Interview: Jacob Dobbs, LB, Holy Cross

I think the mental part of the game and instinctual and the way I watch film and in game know what’s going to happen in front of me. What type of energy do you bring onto the football field?. I like to think I play with alot of juice...

Baseball falls to Army in Patriot League semifinal series

WEST POINT, N.Y. — The Holy Cross baseball team fell to Army West Point in Games 1 and 2 of a best-of-three Patriot League Tournament semifinal series on Saturday, May 14. The Crusaders' season comes to a close with the pair of losses, while Army West Point advances to the championship series.

Holy Cross announces renovations to Hart Turf Field and Track

WORCESTER, Mass. – Holy Cross Director of Athletics Kit Hughes has announced that the department will begin renovations on the Hart Turf Field and Track on Friday, May 13, with a target completion in September 2022. "Upgrading the field hockey and track and field facility is a significant investment...

Holy Cross holds 2022 Crusader Awards

WORCESTER, Mass. – Holy Cross Athletics held its 2022 Crusader Awards on Monday, May 9 at Polar Park. During the show, Director of Athletics Kit Hughes announced that the Coaching Staff of the Year award will be renamed the Jim Kavanagh Coaching Staff of the Year Award, in honor of Kavanagh's 52-year career at Holy Cross.

Benton Whitley receives Cooney Award

WORCESTER, Mass. – Senior defensive lineman Benton Whitley, a member of the Holy Cross football team, has been selected as the 2021-2022 winner of the Honorable John P. Cooney Memorial Award. Presented by the Holy Cross Varsity Club in memory of Judge John P. Cooney (Class of 1923), the Cooney Award goes to a senior letterwinner who performed beyond all expectations with courage, loyalty and dedication.

Baseball clinches playoff berth with Game 2 victory over Lehigh

WORCESTER, Mass. — The Holy Cross baseball team cruised past Lehigh in Game 2 of a Patriot League doubleheader on Sunday, May 8, posting an 8-1 win to clinch a berth in the Patriot League playoffs. Holy Cross bounced back from a 6-4 setback in Game 1 at Hanover...

Lehigh Uses Victory at Holy Cross to Clinch Berth in Patriot League Tournament

WORCESTER, Mass. – The Lehigh baseball team took care of business in the opener of the doubleheader at Holy Cross Sunday afternoon to clinch a spot in the Patriot League Tournament for the second consecutive season, emerging victorious, 6-4 before falling 8-1 in the regular season finale at Hanover Insurance Park at Fitton Field.

Holy Cross Varsity Club announces 2022 Class in Athletic Hall of Fame

WORCESTER, Mass. – A group who set numerous school records and earned extensive recognition headline this year's class of six individuals who will be inducted into the Holy Cross Varsity Club Athletic Hall of Fame. The 2022 inductees into the Hall of Fame are Ron George (Class of 1988, football), Stephanie Okpoebo (Class of 2014, track and field), Mike Pazik (Class of 1972, baseball), Neil Solomon (Class of 1980, baseball and football), Bill Walker (Class of 1993, basketball) and Linda George Paçuku (honorary).

Riverside defeats Holy Cross Prep - Baseball recap

Senior Chris Rottinger won his third game of the season throwing a five-inning complete-game three-hitter and recorded 11 strikeouts as Riverside defeated Holy Cross Prep 11-1 in Riverside. Anthony Marris led Riverside (6-3) from the plate as he finished 3-for-4 with four RBI and one run. Caiden Carucci also recorded...