Immediate Release –Sports
Akiean Frederick earns 4th OCCAC Players of the Week
January 10, 2017
Dayton, Ohio---Akiean Frederick (6-9/SO – Franklin Heights H.S.) has been named this week's Ohio Community College Athletic Conference (OCCAC) Division II player of the week recipient. This is the fourth time this season Akiean has been named OCCAC Player of the Week.
(8) Sinclair (12-2/1-1) finished the holiday break ranked 8th in the nation with a 12-2 overall record and 1-1 in the conference. Frederick produced 22 points and 12 rebounds in the 83-76 loss to the Wright Patterson Air Force Base team last week. The 22 and 12 was his 11th double-double of the season.
Akiean is currently 8th in the nation scoring 23.7 points per game and 6th in the nation pulling in 11.9 rebounds per game. He is very efficient shooting 58.5% from the field and 40% from the 3 point line to go along with 2.1 assists, 1.0 steals and 1.9 blocks per game which ranks him 7th in school history.
Sinclair will return to action on Wednesday at home against OCCAC conference rival Cincinnati State at 7:30pm. All home games are played in the only arena in the nation named Building 8 on the downtown Dayton campus.