Ventures Fund will be run by Cambridge-based NW Brown Group.
Throw in Chloe Stapleton's five treys and 19 points, and having held Geif
in check didn't make much difference.
Defensively, the Crusaders will need to guard the 3-point arc while also making sure junior All-PL forward Jade Geif
doesn't go off inside.
Tournament MVP Jade Geif, who also won that award a year ago, scored a career-high 22 points for Navy, 14 in the second half.
But Holy Cross went the next 8:30 without a field goal as Navy went ahead on a Geif layup and eventually built the lead to seven points.
Navy is the Patriot League's best 3-point shooting team, and inside features sophomore forward Jade Geif, the MVP of last year's PL tourney, who averages 10.7 points and 7.9 rebounds.
And we have to do a good job of moving our feet and playing (Geif) before she catches the ball.
The Crusaders couldn't get anything started on offense as Navy outscored them, 15-5, over the following 10 minutes, led by eight points from Jade Geif, who had 11 points, 8 rebounds and 6 assists, to take a 34-10 lead with 1:51 left in the half.
CUTLINE: (1) Holy Cross' Emily Parker, right, struggles to shoot while being pressured by Navy's Jade Geif. A slideshow is available at www.telegram.com/sports.