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The Bulldogs will face the Sainte-Croix on Saturday afternoon

WORCESTER, MA — Bryant’s women’s lacrosse team will be looking to continue their victories this weekend as they make the short trip north to take on Holy Cross. The Bulldogs will be led by junior Skylar Simmonds, who earned NEC Player of the Week honors on Tuesday.

Game Information

Bryant @ St. Croix

When: Saturday, March 5

Time: 1:00 p.m.

Location: Kuzniewski Field (Worcester, MA)

Look: ESPN+

Live statistics: Handgun Stats

Notes and notables of the bulldog

  • Simmonds earned conference honors after scoring seven goals on seven shots in Bryant’s win over Columbia on Saturday. She leads the Bulldogs with nine goals and nine total points this season.

  • Kenna Kaut was named NEC Prime Performer in each of the first two weeks of the season. She is second on the team with eight points (6 G, 2 A).

  • Peyton Woodward and Cassidy Burns are tied for team leader with four assists so far. Burns has four points this season, giving him 99 in his career.

  • Bryant is 4-3 against Holy Cross in all sports this season. Two of those wins came courtesy of the volleyball team in August and September.

Scout the Crusaders

  • Holy Cross enters Saturday’s contest 1-3 this season, their only 13-6 win over UMass-Lowell. They played just six games last season, going 2-4 (1-3 Patriot).

  • Player to watch: Senior forward Jolie Creo leads the Crusaders with 19 points and 15 goals in four games. She scored seven goals in their last game against Brown

  • The Bulldogs have won their last four meetings with the Crusaders, the last game being a 14-3 win at Smithfield in 2017.