BUFFALO, N.Y. - Feb. 6 - Erie Community College sophomore forward Uche Ogbonna (Westbury, N.Y./Hicksville) was honored as the Region III Male Athlete of the Week as he recorded two double-doubles and was one rebound shy of a third this past week.
Ogbonna combined for 59 points and 30 rebounds in the Kats' wins over Monroe CC, Mercyhurt North East and Niagara County CC. He made 21 of 39 field goals (53.8%) and went 16-of-19 from the line. He also had eight assists and two steals. Ogbonna recorded 13 points and 10 rebounds vs. Monroe CC, 25 points and nine rebounds against Mercyhurst NE and 21 points and 11 rebounds vs. Niagara CCC.
The Kats, 15-3 and ranked 11th in the nation, play at Jamestown Community College-Cattaraugus Campus at 7 p.m. Tuesday in Olean, N.Y.