Holdcroft Named Dartmouth Athlete of Week

Photo by David Silverman (DSPics.com)
Photo by David Silverman (DSPics.com)

HANOVER, N.H. - Each week, DartmouthSports.com spotlights two outstanding student-athletes - one male, one female - as Dartmouth's Athletes of the Week. Student-athletes may be chosen based upon their efforts both on and off the field of competition.

This week's Cross High-Performance Athlete of the Week - Lindsay Holdcroft - went above and beyond leading the Big Green. Holdcoft, a freshman, made 51 saves and allowed one goal in two victories.

Dartmouth Female Athlete of the Week:
Lindsay Holdcroft(Pittsburgh, Pa.), Women's Hockey, Freshman, Goaltender

Freshman Lindsay Holdcroft's (Pittsburgh, Pa.) play has improved with each game and last weekend was no different. The goaltender made 51 saves, allowed only one goal and recorded a shutout in two victories for the Big Green. Her play has helped Dartmouth roll off five straight wins and moved the team into third in the ECAC. In the five victories, she has only allowed three goals. She now has three shutouts in her career, and has earned the conference's rookie of the week award twice this season.