O'Dell Named Rookie of the Week

Dec. 18, 2006

WORCESTER Mass. - Freshman guard Bethany O'Dell (Lincoln, R.I.) was named Patriot League Baden Rookie of the Week for the her second time this season for her performance last week.

O'Dell scored 14 points and pulled down four rebounds in a winning effort against Rhode Island. The rookie shot 55.6% from the field and netted two 3-pointers.

Senior center Kaitlin Foley (Albany, N.Y.) and freshman guard Briana McFadden (Wheaton, Md.) received honorable mention from the league. Foley netted a game-high 16 points as she shot 70.0% from the field in a win over Rhode Island while McFadden scored 13 points against URI and dished out a team-high five assists.

The Crusaders (5-6) will travel to San Diego to play in the Surf N Slam tournament Dec. 28-30.