Holy Cross To Play In Inaugural Metropolitan Lacrosse Classic

By Matt Noonan 

According to Inside Lacrosse, Holy Cross’ men’s lacrosse team will be one of four squads competing in the inaugural Metropolitan Lacrosse Classic, which will be hosted by the New York Mets at Citi Field on Sunday, March 17, 2013.

This particular event will feature three members of the Patriot League — Colgate, Holy Cross and Navy, as well as University of Michigan.

As noted in the press release, Colgate and Michigan will tangle at 1:05 p.m. before Holy Cross and Navy take the field at 4:05 p.m.

Tickets for this event will go on sale Wednesday, December 19 at Mets.com/lacrosse, Tickets.com, and (718) 507-TIXX.

The Crusaders are coming off a 5-10 campaign, and will look to rebound this upcoming season with a revamped roster that features 19 freshmen. For more information on the men’s lacrosse team — HOP HERE.