Lauren Manis Named C&R Tire Crusader Of The Week
WORCESTER, Mass. – Sophomore forward Lauren Manis has been named the C&R Tire Crusader of the Week, for competition from Nov. 20-26. Manis helped the Holy Cross women’s basketball team to a 1-1 mark in a pair of games last week.
During Tuesday’s 69-63 loss at Hofstra, Manis totaled a career-high 28 points, six rebounds and five assists. Then in Sunday’s 59-57 victory over Bryant in overtime, she posted her 10th career double-double with 19 points, 13 rebounds and six steals. Over the course of the two games, she hit 20 of 35 field goal attempts (57.1 percent).
Overall this season, Manis leads the team by averaging 21.2 points and 8.6 rebounds per contest, while hitting 58.2 percent of her shots from the floor. Over the course of her Holy Cross career, she has totaled 505 points, 190 rebounds, 62 steals, 61 assists and 25 blocks.
The Crusaders (3-2 overall) return to action on Wednesday, Nov. 29, when they travel to Brown for a 7:00 p.m. game.