Werner, Culkin Honored As Roos Of Week
CANTON – Joseph Werner, a junior on the men’s basketball team, and Joie Culkin, a freshman on the women’s basketball team, have been named this week’s Roos of the Week.
Werner had a monster start to the season tallying game-highs of 23 points and 14 rebounds, while shooting 11-for-15 (73.3 percent) from the field in a road loss at SUNY Potsdam. He also finished with a steal and assist and made his lone three-point attempt. He distributed his scoring evenly in both halves tallying 11 in the first and 12 in the second.
Culkin averaged 15.0 points, 10.5 rebounds and 1.0 assist per game in her first two collegiate contests. She opened the season with a game-high 20 points to go with four rebounds, two steals and a block in a loss to Coast Guard Academy. The rookie followed that up with her first double-double tallying 10 points, a game-best 17 rebounds, two steals, a block and an assist in a loss to Cazenovia. For her performance on the weekend Culkin was named to the All-Tournament Team.