February 2, 2009

For Sixth Time Gallagher Named PSAC East Freshman of the Week


Bu Sports BLOOMSBURG-- For the third straight week and sixth time this season 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.

In two games last week Gallagher averaged 18.5 points and 7.0 rebounds for the Huskies. In a loss to Shippensburg, Gallagher scored 18 points, had four rebounds, three assists and three steals. In a game at Kutztown Gallagher posted her first career double-double when she scored 19 points and had 10 rebounds against the Golden Bears. She also had two assists in the game.

For the season she is second on Bloomsburg in both scoring and rebounding with marks of 16.0 and 5.4 respectively. She also leads the team in assists with 3.47 per game and in made three-pointers with 43.

Bloomsburg will play at Mansfield on Wednesday at 5:30 p.m.