Alder grad earns all-league at MVNU

By Christopher Miles

March 6, 2014

HARTFORD CITY, Ind. — Mount Vernon Nazarene University forward Eric Roby picked up a postseason award.

The Crossroads League announced the 2013-14 Men’s Basketball All-Crossroads League selections following the completion of a successful regular season. Student-athletes are named to All-Crossroads League teams following a vote by league head coaches at the end of regular season play.

Roby, a 6-foot-7 sophomore forward from Plain City was named to the Crossroads League Honorable Mention team.

Roby averaged 13.2 points per game, 5.2 rebounds per game and made 43 three-point field goals for the year. He also shot 45 (conference: 49.7) percent from the field and 38.1 (conference: 44.1) percent from the three-point line. Roby joined the Cougars this season after transferring from Tiffin University where he played the 2012-2013 season.