Andrew Beinert Named Patriot League Rookie Of The Week

Dec. 10, 2007

WORCESTER, Mass. - Holy Cross freshman guard Andrew Beinert (Floral Park, N.Y.) has been named the Patriot League Anaconda Rookie of the Week, for games from Dec. 3-9. Beinert helped lead the Crusaders to a 71-66 victory at St. Joseph's in their only contest last week.

Against the Hawks, Beinert set new career-highs with 10 points and four assists, in addition to totaling three rebounds and a steal. He hit three of six shots from the field, including his only three-point attempt, while connecting on three of four shots at the foul line.

In eight games played so far this season, Beinert is averaging 3.1 points and 1.5 rebounds per contest, while hitting 50.0 percent of his three-pointers (four of eight) and 70.0 percent of his free throws (seven of 10).

Holy Cross (7-1 overall) returns to action on Saturday, Dec. 22, when it travels to Siena for a 1:00 p.m. game.