UAlbany women name captains
Sarah Royals, Margarita Rosario and Sherresha Richards have been elected captains for the UAlbany women’s basketball team.
Royals, the team’s lone returning starter from last season, will play both point guard and off guard. The junior led the team in assists with 115, averaging 4.6 points and 2.2 rebounds per game.
Richards was the conference’s Co-Rookie of the Year last season and was named to the America East preseason all-conference team for this year. The 6-foot-1 sophomore scored 10.2 points and grabbed 5.9 boards a game, totaling 65 steals.
Rosario played in all 31 games last season, primarily as a key reserve. The junior guard finished the 2012-13 season with 68 points, 63 assists and 50 rebounds.
UAlbany plays Siena Friday at 5 p.m. at Times Union Center.