A Big Score: Tri-C Basketball Player Claims ‘OCCAC Player of the Week’ Honor
Hattie Murphy pours in 61 points over two games to earn conference award
A pair of dominating performances by Hattie Murphy earned the Cuyahoga Community College (Tri-C®) basketball player Division II Player of the Week honors from the Ohio Community College Athletic Conference for her performance Feb. 4-10.
Murphy averaged 30.5 points and 19 rebounds while leading the Triceratops to a split of two key conference games. She scored a career-high 27 in a loss to Lorain County Community before topping that with 34 against Hocking College.
The forward is the first Tri-C women’s basketball player to claim the weekly conference award since November 2017.
On the season, she is averaging 11.3 points per game and a team-leading 10.4 rebounds.
The freshman from Detroit, Michgan, is studying mechanical engineering technology at Tri-C.
The Triceratops are 10-12 on the season and sixth in the conference standings. The team plays its home games at Eastern Campus, located at 4250 Richmond Road in Highland Hills. For a full team schedule, visit www.tri-c.edu/athletics.
February 12, 2019
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