ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. – May 7 – The Erie Community College lacrosse team placed three individuals on the All-Region III team, announced today. ECC finished the season 7-6 and was ranked 10th in the NJCAA.
Sophomore attack Melanie Sterlace (West Seneca, N.Y./West Seneca East) and freshman midfielder Destiny Sampson (Irving, N.Y./Gowanda) were named to the first team while sophomore midfielder Miranda Schultz (Angola, N.Y./Lake Shore) was a second-team selection. Schultz was also a second-team selection in 2011.
Sterlace led the Kats with 42 goals and 63 points while Sampson added 22 goals and 19 assists. Schultz recorded 24 goals and 25 assists.
As a result of being first-team selections, Sterlace and Sampson are now under consideration for the NJCAA All-America team.