How Did First-Year Head Coaches Fare in 2021?

(Photo Courtesy of Johns Hopkins Athletics)

The 2021 season was certainly not a normal one. While this were pretty normal by Memorial Day, restrictions and pauses added challenges that nobody had ever had to deal with before. Add in the fact of being a first-year head coach and that can certainly make things even more difficult.

Continue reading “How Did First-Year Head Coaches Fare in 2021?”

2021 Schedule Preview: Holy Cross Crusaders

(Photo Courtesy of Holy Cross Athletics)

While it has taken a bit longer for teams and conference to get their schedules together for the 2021 season due to the Coronavirus outbreak and various restrictions surrounding the virus, Schedule release schedule has finally begun!

Continue reading “2021 Schedule Preview: Holy Cross Crusaders”

Peter Burke Out at Holy Cross

(Photo Courtesy of Holy Cross Athletics)

Holy Cross Director of Athletics Marcus Blossom has announced a change in the leadership of the men’s lacrosse program, effective immediately. Assistant coach Shayne Lynch will serve as the Crusaders’ interim head coach until a replacement has been selected, the university announced in a press release on Friday.

Continue reading “Peter Burke Out at Holy Cross”

What’s The Ceiling For a Youthful Holy Cross Squad?

(Photo Courtesy of Holy Cross Athletics)

The first year of the Peter Burke era at Holy Cross marked the Crusaders’ first season in which they reached the .500 mark since 1988, when they went 8-7 under then head coach Bob Lindsey, who is the winningest coach in program history. They followed up that historic 2019 season by going 4-3 before the season was cancelled in 2020.

Continue reading “What’s The Ceiling For a Youthful Holy Cross Squad?”