January 9, 2006

Kaitlin Foley Named Crusader Of The Week

Jan. 9, 2006

WORCESTER, Mass. - Junior center Kaitlin Foley (Albany, N.Y.) has been named the Holiday Inn Express Crusader of the Week, for competition from January 2-8. Foley averaged 14.0 points and 5.0 rebounds for the Holy Cross women's basketball team, as it split a pair of games against Maine and Lafayette last week.

In last Monday's 77-67 loss at Maine, Foley scored 12 points, in addition to recording five rebounds, three steals and a block. Then, in the 78-39 victory over Lafayette on Saturday, she totaled 16 points, five rebounds and one assist, while making six of nine shots from the floor.

On the season, Foley leads the Crusaders with averages of 15.2 points and 6.0 rebounds per game. She has also made 56.2 percent (77 of 137) of her field goal attempts on the season, while starting all 13 of Holy Cross' games.

The Crusader women's basketball team (5-8 overall, 1-0 Patriot League) returns to action on Tuesday, Jan. 10, when it travels to Army for a 7:00 p.m. game.