BUFFALO, N.Y. – (Nov. 29) – Erie Community College sophomore forward God’s Gift Achiuwa (Port Harcourt, River States, Nigeria) was named the Region III male co-Athlete of the Week by the league office. Achiuwa shared the honor with Hudson Valley Community College’s Kalik Parker.
Achiuwa combined for 35 points and 27 rebounds as ECC won two games and improved to 8-1. Achiuwa also blocked five shots. He recorded 19 points and 16 rebounds against George Brown (Ont.) and 16 points and 11 rebounds against Seneca (Ont.) College.
ECC, ranked eighth in the latest NJCAA Division II poll, is off until Dec. 10 when it will play Macomb (Mich.) Community College in the Lynn Conway Holiday Classic at Delta College in University Center, Mich.