February 24, 2009

Gallagher Named PSAC East Freshman of the Week For Seventh Time


BLOOMSBURG--Bloomsburg's 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 Feb. 21.

Gallagher earns her league-best seventh PSAC East Freshman of the Week award this week after averaging 13.5 points and 2.5 rebounds in a 1-1 week for the Huskies. She also chipped in 3.5 assists and 4.0 steals per game. In a win over Shippensburg last Wednesday, Gallagher scored 18 points, grabbed four rebounds, blocked four shots, recorded two steals, dished out six assists and went 4-for-5 from three-point range. She then scored nine points and picked up six steals in a loss to Millersville on Saturday.

For the season Gallagher leads the Huskies in scoring with 15.5 points per game, assists with 3.6 per game, steals with 2.6 per game and in three-pointers made with 56. She is also second in rebounding with 5.0 a game.