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BCC Basketball Players Earn Postseason Selections

Released: 3/7/2014 2:57:23 PM

The Burlington County College (BCC) Barons and Lady Barons basketball teams ended their seasons with seven selections to postseason awards teams.

“Burlington County College student athletes excel on the court and in their studies,” BCC Athletics Director Heather Conger said. “All of our student-athletes work very hard and they deserve this recognition.”

Two Lady Barons earned selections to the National Junior College Athletic Association’s Region XIX Division II Women’s Basketball Teams – representing the best players in the tri-state area (New Jersey, Pennsylvania and Delaware):

·         Cierra Wilson, guard, of Baltimore, (first team)                

·         Kimberlyn Roy, forward, of Camden, (second team)

Three Lady Barons earned Division II All-Conference selections from the Garden State Athletic Conference (GSAC), representing the best players in New Jersey:

·         Cierra Wilson, guard, of Baltimore, (first team)                 

·         Taryn Vinson-Ellis, guard, of Philadelphia, (first team)

·         DeShonna Prescott, guard/forward, of Mount Holly, (second team)

The Lady Barons (17-8) overcame a 2-6 start to win the GSAC. Prescott was recently named the college’s “Woman of the Year” by the New Jersey Association of Intercollegiate Athletics for Women.

Two Barons earned Division II All-Conference selections from the GSAC: 

·         Louis Baltazar, guard, of New York City, (first team)

·         Tabu Gaither, forward, of Mount Laurel, (second team)

Click here for complete GSAC All-Conference rosters.

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