Alex Smith Named Crusader Of The Week

Alex Smith

WORCESTER, Mass. - Senior guard Alex Smith (Delran, N.J.) has been named the Crusader of the Week, for competition from February 10-16. Smith led the Holy Cross women's basketball team to a 2-0 record in a pair of games last week.

During Wednesday's 92-85 victory at Army, Smith totaled 23 points, five rebounds and two assists. Then in Saturday's 76-68 win over Lehigh, she recorded 15 points, five assists, two rebounds and two steals. Over the course of the two games, Smith averaged 19.0 points, 3.5 rebounds and 3.5 assists.

On the season, Smith is currently averaging 14.1 points, 5.1 assists and 3.3 rebounds per game, while hitting 82.9 percent of her free throws (29 of 35). Over the course of her collegiate career, she has totaled 1,561 points, 530 assists, 433 rebounds and 199 steals.

Holy Cross (16-9 overall, 8-6 Patriot League) returns to action on Wednesday, Feb. 19, when it travels to Lafayette for a 7:00 p.m. game.