McFadden Named Patriot League Rookie of the Week

Jan. 8, 2007

WORCESTER, Mass. - Freshman guard Briana McFadden (Wheaton, Md.) has been named Patriot League Baden Rookie of the Week for the second time this season.

McFadden followed up an 11-point performance versus Massachusetts on Wednesday with a team-high 16 points at Lafayette Saturday. She knocked down four from long range, including scoring three triples against the Leopards. From the line, she connected on all seven attempts last week.

Freshman guard Bethany O'Dell (Lincoln, R.I.) received honorable mention from the Patriot League for scoring 14 points against Lafayette.

The Crusaders (0-1 in the league and 5-10 overall) will play Army in their second league game of the season, Wednesday at 7:00 p.m. at the Hart Center.