Immediate Release –Sports
Sinclair Schroeder earns 4th OCCAC Women’s Basketball Player of the Week award
January 16, 2018
By Kyle Kuhlman/OCCAC Sports Information
SPRINGFIELD, Ohio – All four OCCAC basketball players of the week on January 15 are repeat customers this season, paced by Cuyahoga Community College’s Devon Robinson reeling in his fourth weekly accolade of 2017-18 and fifth of his career. Additional honorees this week include Amanda Schroeder of Sinclair Community College (D-II) and Lorain County Community College’s Hannah Oehlstrom and Mike Rell as the D-III recipients.
Sinclair Community College
Freshman – Carroll H.S./Dayton, OH
Amanda Schroeder (6-00/FR – Carroll H.S.) lifted Sinclair to a top-10 victory last week, pushing the Tartan Pride past No. 8 Owens by a final score of 67-59. She played all 40 minutes while handing Owens its first conference loss of the year. Schroeder scored 26 points on 9-of-17 shooting (2-for-5 from long range) and knocking down all six foul shots. She added three rebounds, an assist and steal to her fourth player of the week winning performance this season.
Sinclair is off to a blistering 15-2 start and 5-0 in the OCCAC that includes five games scoring over 100 points. The Pride will travel to OCCAC opponent Clark State on Wednesday before traveling up I-75 on Saturday to face off against Edison State in a battle of the last two undefeated teams in the conference.