Tri-C Basketball Player Scores Conference Award
Darian Carter named Player of the Week after leading Challengers to pair of victories
Cuyahoga Community College (Tri-C®) basketball player Darian Carter earned Division II Player of the Week honors from the Ohio Community College Athletic Conference for her performance Feb. 6-12.
Carter averaged 37 points a game and sank 12 of 13 3-point shots while leading the Challengers to conference wins over Hocking College and Clark State Community College. The sophomore guard also contributed 9.5 rebounds and a blocked shot per game.
On the season, she leads the OCCAC in scoring (25.3 points per game) and ranks 14th in rebounding (7.6 per game). This is her second conference Player of the Week award this season.
Carter is studying sport and exercise studies at Tri-C and is a graduate of Firestone High School in Akron.
The Challengers are 18-5 on the season and 8-3 in conference play, placing them third in the standings. The women’s basketball team plays its home games at Tri-C’s Eastern Campus in Highland Hills.
For a full team schedule, visit www.tri-c.edu/athletics.
February 14, 2017
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