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JCC Names Emily Bush and Kyle Barker Co-Athletes of the Week

Sophomore midfielder, Emily M. Bush of the Jefferson Community College (JCC) women’s soccer team, and sophomore midfielder, Kyle A. Barker, of the Jefferson men’s soccer team, were named JCC co-athletes of the week for the week ending October 16, 2016.  JCC's athlete of the week program is sponsored by Under Armour and Victory Promotions.  

Emily BushEmily Bush Emily, a 2015 graduate of Gouverneur High School, is majoring in Mathematics and Science at Jefferson.  Bush’s accomplishments on the pitch this past week include scoring a goal in both games this past weekend versus Niagara County Community College and Jamestown Community College, helping the Lady Cannoneers to a significant win. Emily’s off season conditioning has made her a 90-minute player for Jefferson this season. She is a positive leader as a captain and has never missed a practice in two seasons.
   
Kyle BarkerKyle Barker Kyle, a 2015 graduate of Indian River Central School is majoring in Criminal Justice at Jefferson. Barker’s accomplishments on the pitch include being a mainstay for the Cannoneers this past season, playing almost every minute and every position on the field.  Being one of the top defenders on the team and leaders, Kyle has shown much resilience to help keep JCC in contention for Regional play. He has been involved with many of the offensive chances that the Cannoneers have been able to generate this year and he has taken most of the free kicks.  Along with his defensive abilities, Kyle has scored three goals and assisted three goals. He is hardworking and determined to keep the Cannoneers moving forward and towards a playoff spot.

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