BUFFALO, N.Y.- Jan. 30 - Jasmine Ball, a sophomore forward on the Erie Community College women’s basketball team, today was named the Region III Female co-Athlete of the Week by the Region III office. She shares the award with Monroe Community College’s Ayana Bradley.
Ball, from Buffalo, N.Y./Bennett H.S., led the Kats in scoring in their two wins this past week as ECC improved to 3-0 in Western New York Athletic Conference play and 11-6 overall. She recorded 19 points and nine rebounds in ECC's 77-65 road win over Genesee CC before picking up 18 points and nine rebounds in ECC's 61-57 win over No. 20 Jamestown CC. She scored six-straight points to snap a 49-49 tie and give ECC a lead it never relinquished in the win over Jamestown CC.
She leads the Kats with 15.5 points and 7.7 rebounds per game, both figures ranking in Region III’s top five.
ECC plays Monroe CC Tuesday night in Rochester, N.Y.