February 21, 2011

Mercy Basketball To Honor Seniors on Saturday

Mercy College Athletics will be celebrating Senior Day  with the women's and men's basketball programs, on  Saturday, February 26.  Game times are set for noon and 2:00 p.m., respectively, as the Mavericks will host East Coast Conference foe Dowling College.

There will be a short ceremony honoring the seniors prior to each game.   For the women, playing their last games with Mercy are Ashley Borofsky (Southington, Conn./Southington), Courtney Cochran (Wilmington, Del./St. Elizabeth), and Samantha DeVore (Norwich, Conn./Norwich Free Academy). From the men's team, being honored are Desentrie Allen (Bridgeport, Conn./Kolbe Cathedral), Orlando Daniel (Bridgeport, Conn./Kolbe Cathedral), Manny Garcia (Bronx, N.Y./Cardinal Spellman), Hasan Powell (Bridgeport, Conn./Central), and Ed Wilson (Bronx, N.Y./Msgr. Scanlan).

Additionally, Ashley Borofsky and Ed Wilson will be honored for recently achieving the 1,000 point mark for their careers.