14 - Briana McFadden
Briana McFadden
Height: 5-10
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Wheaton, Md.
High School: Good Counsel
Position: G

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One of the team's co-captains this season.

AS A JUNIOR IN 2008-2009: Started in all 30 games ... Earned first team All-Patriot League honors for her accomplishments ... Named to the Patriot League All-Tournament Team ... Two-time Patriot League Player of the Week (Dec. 1 and Feb. 9) ... Named AT&T Crusader of the Week (Jan. 5) ... Became the 25th Holy Cross player and only the eighth junior in school history to score 1,000 career points on Jan. 14, as she led the Crusaders past Army with 13 points ... Scored 459 points over the 2008-2009 season, a career-high, averaging 15.3 points-per-game, 4.5 rebounds and 37.5 minutes ... Her 37.5 minutes played per-game ranks first in school single-season history ... Led the team and Patriot League in scoring average ... Led the team in field goal attempts (367), free throws made and attempts (153 of 191), assists (72) and minutes (1,125) ... Her 153 free throws made rank third on the Holy Cross single-season list ... Her 1,125 minutes played rank second on the Holy Cross single-season record list ... Tallied career highs in points, steals (39), assists and rebounds (102) ... Was the team's top scorer in 14 contests, including a career-high 31 points against Missouri ... Also led the team in rebounding in four games, notching a career-high nine rebounds against Bucknell at home ... Made a season-high 12 free-throws twice, against Maine and Lehigh ... Was perfect from the free-throw line in six contests, leading the team ... Recorded a team and individual season-high four steals against Drexel ... Scored in double-digits in each of the team's first seven contests ... Started the season off with a 24-point outing against Yale, also tallying seven rebounds .... Scored 21 points and had six rebounds against Boston College ... Put up 10 points, three assists and three rebounds against Harvard ... Tallied 12 points and a team-high five assists against St. Peter's ... After scoring her career-high 31 points against Missouri, came back to put up 20 points against Western Illinois at the Mildred & Roger L. White Invitational ... Went 3-of-13 against Connecticut for 10 points to lead the team ... Topped the team with 24 points and seven rebounds against Drexel in the Hawk Classic ... Had 15 points and was a perfect 9-of-9 from the free throw line at St. Joseph's ... Scored 22 points and had eight rebounds against Maine ... Went 4-of-9 from the field and made nine free throws for 18 points at Dartmouth ... Registered her second-best field goal percentage of the season (.625), going 5-for-8 for 11 points against Bryant ... Scored 14 points in the first Patriot League match-up of the season at Lafayette ... Scored 13 points along with her career-high and team-high nine rebounds against Bucknell ... Tied with Whitney Fremeau for a team-high 12 points against Navy at home ... Repeated her 12 point, team-leading performance with Fremeau at American, also tying for team-highs in rebounds (five) and assists (three) ... Scored a team-high 18 points at Colgate ... Tallied her second-highest point performance with 26 points and best field goal percentage of the season (.889) against Lafayette at home ... Led the team with 15 points in the 58-44 loss to Bucknell ... Scored in double-digits to lead the team in the last two contests of the regular season against Colgate (19 points), Lehigh (16 points) ...Finished the season with a 15-point, two-assist, two-steal performance against Army in the Patriot League quarterfinals.

AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2007-2008: Started in all 32 games ... Patriot League Player of the Year ... All-Patriot League first team ... Named to the Patriot League All-Tournament Team ... Patriot League Player of the Week (Feb. 4) ... Tied school record for single game free throw percentage (1.000, 11-for-11) and consecutive free throws made (11) versus UNC-Asheville ... Finished tied for second in the Patriot League in scoring (14.3 points), fifth in free throw percentage (.774), seventh in three-point field goal percentage (.384) and three-point field goals made (2.0), and 25th in rebounding (4.1) ... Averaged 13.5 points, 3.9 rebounds, 1.6 assists and 0.9 steals per game ... Led the team in scoring (431 points) .. Topped the team in scoring in 15 games and in rebounds in five games ... Named the GoHolyCross.com Crusader of the Week on Nov. 26 ... Averaged 33.7 minutes played per game ... Scored a season-high 28 points versus Albany and chipped in four rebounds and one assist ... Tied her career-high in rebounds (seven) at Florida and at American ... Played 37 minutes and totaled 21 points, five rebounds, three assists and one block versus Rhode Island ... Scored 21 points and tallied five rebounds, two assists and one block in 35 minutes played at Lehigh ... Had a team-high 19 points including a perfect 11-for-11 free throw performance versus UNC-Asheville ... Tallied 19 points, two assists, two steals and one rebound at Maine ... Opened Patriot League play against Lafayette with 19 points, five assists, four rebounds, one block and one steal in 37 minutes played ... Played a season-high 40 minutes against Bucknell, tallying 19 points, three rebounds, two assists and one steal ... Tallied 18 points and six rebounds in 37 minutes played at Bucknell ... Had 16 points, three rebounds, three steals and one block in 35 minutes versus Army ... Recorded 16 points, three assists and one rebound against Buffalo ... Scored 15 points, adding four rebounds and one steal at Harvard ... Recorded 15 points against American ... Played 26 minutes versus Colgate, scoring 15 points, and adding four rebounds, three steals and two assists ... Played 29 minutes versus Dartmouth and had 15 points, four rebounds and one assist ... Had a team-high 14 points in 35 minutes at Army ... Scored 14 points including 10-for-10 from the free throw line and chipped in five rebounds, four assists and one steal versus Quinnipiac ... Had 14 points at Navy ... Had 13 points, four blocks and two rebounds in 27 minutes played at Colgate ... Recorded 12 points, five rebounds, one assist and one steal in 35 minutes played at Yale ... Played 38 minutes and totaled 12 points, six rebounds and four blocks in the Patriot League semifinals match-up against Lehigh ... Chipped in 12 points and three rebounds in 29 minutes played of the Patriot League quarterfinals versus Navy ... Tallied 11 points against Boston College ... Played 38 minutes against Navy, finishing with 10 points, five rebounds, two blocks and one steal ... Recorded 10 points, six rebounds and four blocks in 34 minutes played versus Lehigh ... Scored 10 points and added three rebounds, three blocks and one steal in 36 minutes played in the season-opener against Vermont.

AS A FRESHMAN IN 2006-2007: Appeared in 33 games, making 30 starts ... Named to the Patriot League All-Rookie Team ... Named Patriot League Rookie of the Week three times (Nov. 20, Jan. 8 and Jan. 22) ... Named the Holiday Inn Express Crusader of the Week on Feb. 19 ... Averaged 33.8 minutes per game ... Recorded a career-high 45 minutes played and had 10 assists in the Patriot League quarterfinals against Lehigh ...Tied the team-high for points against Connecticut with 13 ... Led the team in points with 16 at Lafayette ... Tied for the team-high in points with 13 against Bucknell ... Led the Crusaders against American with 17 points ... Played 34 minutes against Lafayette, recording a season-high 20 points and three rebounds ... Named Crusader of the Week averaging 14.0 points and 4.5 assists in two games against Navy and American.

HIGH SCHOOL: Selected to the Washington Catholic Athletic Conference (WCAC) All-League Team (2004-06) ... All-Gazette Team (2004-2006) ... All-Met, Washington Post (2005, 2006) ... All-Metro Examiner Team (2005, 2006) ... Averaged 12.4 points and 3.2 rebounds per game in her high school career ... Averaged four assists per game ... Scored over 1,000 career points ... WCAC Champions (2005, 2006) ... City Title Champions (2005, 2006) ... Nike Tournament of Champions participant (2005) ... Ranked fifth in the Washington Post East rankings (2005).

PERSONAL: Daughter of Julia and James McFadden ... Has one brother, Jerry ... A Mathematics major (Pre-Med).