BUFFALO, N.Y. – Dec. 30 – Kaitlyn McPherson scored on a putback with four seconds remaining to give Niagara (Ont.) College a 61-59 win over the Erie Community College women’s basketball team Friday afternoon in the ECC Holiday Classic at the Flickinger Center.
The Kats, now 8-5, were led by sophomore forward Jasmine Ball (Buffalo, N.Y./Bennett) and her game-high 23 points. Sophomore guards Bianca Dennis (Cleveland, Ohio/Maple Heights) and Mercedezes Ephraim (Cleveland, Ohio/Maple Heights) each added 10 points. Freshman forward Charmaine Weaver (Cheektowaga, N.Y./Cheektowaga) snared a game-high 11 rebounds.
Macomb CC defeated Westchester CC, 67-38, in Friday’s other contest.
The all-tournament team was: MVP – Kristian Hines, Macomb CC; Brianne Woyceholski, Macomb CC; Jessica Negron, Westchester CC; Shelby Johnston, Niagara; Mercedezes Ephraim, Erie CC.
The Kats will play at Niagara (Ont.) College Jan. 10.