Field Hockey Begins Three-Game Homestand Against Holy Cross on Thursday

Quinnipiac University Bobcats (0-5) vs.
College of Holy Cross Crusades (1-6)
Thursday, Sept. 24, 2009 - 4 p.m.
Quinnipiac Field Hockey & Lacrosse Turf Field - Hamden, Conn.

On The Air -
Jon Leach - Play-by-play
Glenn Taylor - Color commentary

Home Sweet Home
The Quinnipiac University field hockey team kick-off a three-game homestand when they host the College of Holy Cross on Thursday, Sept. 24 at 4 p.m. at the Quinnipiac Field Hockey & Lacrosse Turf Complex. Quinnipiac is currently 0-5 and searching for its first win while Holy Cross is 1-6 on the season. Quinnipiac will also host Massachusetts on Sunday, Sept. 27 at 3 p.m. and Connecticut on Sept. 29 at 4 p.m.

On The Air will carry all the field hockey action this year from the Quinnipiac Field Hockey & Lacrosse Turf Field. This Thursday, Jon Leach will have the play-by-play while Glenn Taylor will provide the color commentary.

Live Stats

Quinnipiac's tilt against Holy Cross will be available via live stats at

Scouting The Holy Cross Crusaders
Holy Cross is 1-6 through their first seven games of the season, with their only win coming in a 5-4 victory against Siena on Sept. 16. Courtney Callahan leads the Crusaders in goals (7) and points (15). Kaitlyn Barnes leads Holy Cross with three assists. Four different Crusaders have scored through their first seven games, while nine different HC players have assisted on a goal.

All-Time Against The Crusaders
Quinnipiac and Holy Cross have played each other four times since 2004, with the Crusaders holding a 3-1 advantage. Quinnipiac's only win in the all-time series came in Hamden on Sept. 4, 2005, 2-1.

Last Time Out - Lafayette 2, Quinnipiac 0

Quinnipiac was shutout for the second time in its first five games when they lost to Lafayette, 2-0, on Sept. 20. Jenna Grossman stopped 12 shots in net in the loss.