Andrew Snoddy named to Maine All-Rookie Team

First-year Andrew Snoddy won state rookie of the week honors from the Maine Men's Basketball Coaches and Writers Association for the second time this season on Jan. 2, 2019. (File photo by Phyllis Graber Jensen/Bates College)

LEWISTON, Maine -- Bates forward Andrew Snoddy received All-Rookie Team honors on Monday from the Maine Men's Basketball Coaches and Writers Association, after a productive first-year campaign with the Bobcats.

Snoddy (Stow, Mass.) received the honor despite missing the final seven games of the season due to illness. The versatile 6-foot-6 forward played into a starting role three games into the season and remained in the starting five through his last game on Jan. 19 against Tufts. Along the way he picked up back-to-back MMBCWA Rookie of the Week honors on Nov. 25 and Jan. 2.

Playing in 21.4 minutes per game, Snoddy averaged 7.1 points with a .505 field-goal percentage, along with 3.8 rebounds, 1.1 assists, 1.1 steals and 0.4 blocks per game. Highlights included a season-high 21-point effort on 8-of-9 shooting against Staten Island on Dec. 28 and scoring 17 points at Maine Maritime, 16 points at Salem State and 12 points at Williams.

MMBCWA 2018-2019 End of Year Report