Genesee Athletics

Perry Murray and Stephens Tabbed Athletes of the Week

Perry Murray and Stephens Tabbed Athletes of the Week

Genesee Community College men's basketball center Jason Perry Murray and women's basketball forward Latricia Stephens have been named the Male and Female Athlete of the Week for the week of Dec. 8.

Perry Murray led the GCC men's basketball to a perfect 3-0 week last week.

He recorded double-digit points in all three games, including a double-double (18 points and 15 rebounds) against Elmira College (JV). Jason scored 10 points and had six rebounds against St. John Fisher (JV) and finished with 13 points and eight rebounds in a win over No. 13 Cuyahoga Community College.

GCC will host its Holiday Classic Tournament this weekend and the Cougars will play the Community College of Rhode on Saturday and Columbus St. Community College on Sunday.

Stephens helped the GCC women's basketball team to two wins last week, improving the Cougars' season record to 5-3.

She scored 16 points and had five rebounds in an overtime win at Finger Lakes CC and finished with a team-high 17 points and also collected six rebounds in a comeback win in overtime against Cuyahoga CC.

Genesee will host its Holiday Classic Tournament this weekend and the Cougars will play Durham College on Saturday and the Community College of Rhode Island on Sunday.