The Daily Express

Owens Basketball Players Receive State, Regional Honors

  A number of Owens Community College student-athletes have been honored by the Ohio Community College Athletic Conference (OCCAC) and the NJCAA's Great Lakes Region 12.

  Men's basketball team members receiving honors were:

NJCAA All-Region 12 Team Joe Shepherd (Southfield High School, Detroit)
OCCAC First Team All-Conference Joe Shepherd
OCCAC Second Team All-Conference Justin Burton (Mifflin, Columbus),
Rodney Hughes (River Rouge, Ecorse, MI)
OCCAC Honorable Mention All-Conference Pete Latkovic (St. Edward, Lakewood), Deandre Bell (Flint Northwestern)
OCCAC Newcomer of the Year Joe Shepherd


  Head Coach Jim Welling also was named Great Lakes Region 12 "Coach of the Year".

  Women's basketball team members receiving honors were:

NJCAA All-Region 12 Team Stephanie Galant (Lake High School)
OCCAC First Team All-Conference Stephanie Galant
OCCAC Honorable Mention All-Conference Tonya Vinson (Walkerville, Windsor, Ontario),
Stephanie Walters (Eastwood),
Sara Walter (Utica Eisenhower),
Jana Babyak (Trenton, Trenton, MI)
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