December 8, 2008

Kelsey Gallagher Repeats as PSAC East Freshman of the Week


BLOOMSBURG-- For the second straight week Bloomsburg University freshman Kelsey Gallagher (East Stroudsburg/East Stroudsburg South) has been named the Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference (PSAC) women's basketball Eastern Division Freshman of the Week for the period ending Dec. 7.

In two games last week Gallagher averaged 18.5 points, 6.5 rebounds, 4.0 assists and 2.5 steals per game in a 1-1 week for the Huskies. She scored 21 points, hauled down seven rebounds and dished out five assists in an overtime loss to Wilmington last Wednesday and followed that up with 16 points, six boards and three assists in a win over Lock Haven on Friday. Gallagher also hit on 12-of-17 from the free throw line on the week.

For the season Gallagher is second on the team in scoring and rebounding with marks of 14.7 and 6.7 per game. She also leads the team in assists with 4.5 a game.

Bloomsburg, 4-2, will host Stevenson on Monday, Dec. 15 at 6 p.m.