Holy Cross baseball ended their 2024 season in the Patriot League semifinals against Navy, losing Games 2 and 3 in the best-of-three series, with the Crusaders finishing their season at 26-27, while the Midshipmen advanced at 28-21.

By the Numbers
  • STATS LEADERS: Holy Cross - LaFleur (2-for-4, RBI), Royer (1-for-3, double), Baillargeon (three walks, RBI), Jones (double); Navy - Manning (2-for-3, triple), Raba (2-for-4, double), Bendik (W, 8.0 IP, 5 Ks)
  • GAME ONE: Navy 7, Holy Cross 3; W: Bendik (6-3), L: Macchiarola (6-5), S: Kruer (8)
  • GAME TWO: Navy 6, Holy Cross 2; W: Shirah (3-4), L: Wywoda (4-5), S: Kruer (9)
Yes, But

The Holy Cross baseball team couldn't overcome Navy in the semifinals, ending their season with a tough loss.

State of Play
  • Navy advances to face the winner of Army West Point vs. Bucknell.
  • Key players for Navy include Manning, Raba, and Bendik.
What's Next

The Holy Cross baseball team will regroup and prepare for the next season after concluding their 2024 campaign in the Patriot League semifinals.

Bottom Line

Holy Cross baseball wraps up their season in the semifinals against Navy, with the Midshipmen moving forward in the playoffs, showcasing a strong performance by various players.