January 20, 2008

Kelsey Gallagher Repeats as PSAC East Freshman of the Week


BLOOMSBURG -Bloomsburg University women's basketball player Kelsey Gallagher (East Stroudsburg/East Stroudsburg South) has been named the Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference (PSAC) Eastern Division Freshman of the Week for the period ending Jan. 19.

Gallagher scored a career-high 26 points on 9-15 shooting in a 71-70 loss to West Chester on Saturday. She connected on four go her seven three point attempts and grabbed four rebounds. Against Cheyney three days earlier, Gallagher scored 13 points on 4-14 shooting, including three three-pointers and four assists.

For the year, Gallagher is second on the team in scoring with 15.3 points per game and second in rebounding with 5.6 a game. She also leads the team in assists with 3.7 per game.

This is the fourth time this season that Gallagher has been named PSAC East Freshman of the Week.

Bloomsburg is 8-7, 0-2 in the PSAC East this season.