JCC Names Co-Athletes of the Week

Sophomore point guard, Amanda M. Roberts of the Jefferson Community College (JCC) women’s basketball team, and sophomore forward, Dustin A. Pond, of the JCC men’s basketball team, were named JCC co-athletes of the week for the week ending December 8, 2013.  JCC's athlete of the week program is sponsored by Under Armour and Victory Promotions.  

Amanda, a 2012 graduate of South Jefferson High School is majoring in math and sciences at Jefferson. Her accomplishments on the court this week include leading the Lady Cannoneers over the weekend to two wins, including a victory over the #3 nationally ranked Sullivan County Community College (SCCC). Roberts averaged 18 points, 10 assists, and 5 rebounds for the weekend, including shooting 14-14 from the free throw line down the stretch verses SCCC. She recorded a double-double against the Sullivan Generals on Saturday tallying 24 points, 11 assists.  Amanda was also named Region III Tri-Athlete of the Week.

Dustin, a 2012 graduate of Watertown High School, is majoring in accounting at Jefferson. Pond’s accomplishments on the court include averaging 17 points this past weekend and making 2 clutch free throws with 3 seconds left to win the game on Saturday versus Columbia Greene Community College. He is shooting the ball extremely well from the free throw line (close to 85 percent) and has been a model of consistency all year long, on and off the court!

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