Whether it’s a D-I varsity match or a pickup game, Holy Cross students come together to compete, excel and cheer on their fellow Crusaders in our many athletic programs.
Our students’ athletic achievements are matched by their success in the classroom.
- Holy Cross’ overall graduation success rate for all student-athletes is 99 percent. This is a tie for the No. 1 mark in the country, out of 353 Division I schools.
- 89% of our athletic teams achieved a perfect 100 percent graduation rate.
- Over the past two decades, three Holy Cross student-athletes have won the Patriot League’s Scholar-Athlete of the Year, and 20 have been named Academic All-Americans.
27 NCAA Division I teams continue the Crusaders’ storied athletics tradition.
Holy Cross is a founding member of the Patriot League, an NCAA Division I league that prizes academic excellence as well as athletic achievement.
You don’t need a 90 mph fastball or lightning speed to play sports at Holy Cross. On our club and intramural teams, you can compete in a wide range of activities without the commitment required by full-time varsity athletics.
From our 23,000-seat football stadium to our new, first-class indoor complex, Holy Cross boasts impressive athletic facilities.