FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

November 24, 2014

 

JERELLE WASHINGTON NAMED LITTLE EAST
MENíS BASKETBALL ROOKIE OF THE WEEK

Providence, R.I.-Rhode Island College freshman guard Jerelle Washington (Providence, RI) was named the Little East Conference Menís Basketball Rookie of the Week for his performance in a 2-0 week for the Anchormen.

 

Washington had 11 points, on 4-for-7 shooting, to go along with seven boards, two assists and three steals in a 75-57 win over Lasell on Nov. 20. He followed that performance with 11 points, six boards, three assists and a pair of steals in the clubís, 66-60, win over Brandeis on Nov. 22.

 

 

 

For the season, he has played in four games, starting three of them. Washington is averaging 6.5 points, 4.3 rebounds and 2.0 steals per game.

 

Head Coach Michael Byrnes team is currently 3-1 on the season.

 

In upcoming action, Rhode Island College will host Bridgewater State on Tuesday, Nov. 25 (7:30 p.m.).

 

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