|Opponent||Holy Cross Crusaders|
|Date||Saturday, Nov. 7, 2015|
|Location||Baltimore, Md. | Ridley Athletic Complex|
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Loyola Greyhounds (2-12-2, 0-7-1 Patriot League)
• Led by freshman Xander Saling , eight Greyhounds have contributed to the offense this season.
• Saling scored the first three goals of his career against Drexel, including the game-winner with 15 seconds remaining, to become the second Patriot League player this season with a hat trick. Saling leads Loyola with three goals and six points this year.
• Junior Brennan Goldsmith , the first Greyhound to score this year, and sophomore Brad Warenicz are second on the team with three points each, both contributing one goal and one assist.
• Goldsmith scored at Duke, while Warenicz’s first career goal went in as the game-winner in Loyola’s 1-0 win over No. 11 UMBC in the Battle of Baltimore.
• Freshman A. Mickey Watson is the only other Greyhound to score, heading in his first career tally at Boston University.
• Junior Laurin Vogel leads the way with two assists, while classmate Antony Sare , junior transfer Alex Ponvert and freshman Wielfried Zouantcha have also contributed an assist.
• Defensively, Watson leads the way and was named the Patriot League Rookie of the Week on September 14 after helping Loyola record a 1-0 shutout win against the Retrievers.
• After playing every minute of last season, Matt Sanchez has played in 1390 this season. He has a 1.68 goals-against average and a .705 save percentage to go with three shutouts.
• In a scoreless tie with Lafayette, Sanchez stopped seven shots to pick up his 100th career save, while in a loss at Bucknell, he recorded his 50th save this year.
Holy Cross Crusaders (5-8-4, 2-4-2 Patriot League)
• The Crusaders are coming off a pair of League losses to Boston University, 2-1, on the road and American, 1-0 in double overtime, at home.
• Yuji Callahan leads the offense with 11 points on three goals and a team-best five assists, while Joey DeVivo is second with 10 points. DeVivo leads Holy Cross with four goals.
• In goal, Kevin Wright has played 1624 minutes and is ranked third in the Patriot League wtih a 0.78 goals-against average. With 59 saves, he’s stopped 80.8 percent of shots faced.
Versus The Crusaders
• Loyola is winless against Holy Cross as the Crusaders have picked up both wins in the series.
• In the inaugural meeting between the two programs in 2013, Holy Cross beat the Greyhounds, 1-0, at Ridley Athletic Complex.
• Last year, the Crusaders scored a pair of goals to beat Loyola, 2-0, in the Patriot League opener.