GCC Athletics Update: Women’s Basketball
Written by Alex Feig on January 10, 2019
Courtesy of Genesee Athletics – Basketball Team getting hyped up before contest
The Genesee women’s basketball team improved their record to 11-5 after a 45-point victory (88-43) over the Cayuga Community College Spartans on Tuesday afternoon.
The Cougars were led offensively by TaLia Burgess who scored 18 points and added 13 rebounds, recording a double-double. Erina Ishiguro scored 14 points including hitting both of her three-point attempts. LisBeth Pineda Polanco added 14 points and dished out 6 assists. As a team, the Cougars shot a perfect 7-7 from beyond the arch.
Genesee is back in action on Tuesday, January 15 as the Cougars travel to Herkimer College. The next home game is on Saturday, January 26 against Monroe CC.
For more information about Genesee Athletics, log online to www.geneseeathletics.com or follow along on social media by using #cougarPride.
Genesee Community College athletics program endeavors to provide a quality and competitive intercollegiate athletics program consistent with the National Junior Collegiate Athletics Association (NJCAA) philosophy and the overall educational mission of Genesee Community College. Participation in collegiate athletics should be an extension of the total educational experience for the student athlete. The inherent philosophy emphasizes the athletic setting as a classroom used to teach character, commitment, work ethic, respect for differences, and the importance of sacrifice, teamwork, and cooperation.
For further information and pictures go to Genesee’s Athletic webpage, which is updated regularly with game results, team rosters, photographs and information about Genesee’s overall athletic program. http://www.geneseeathletics.com.