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RCBC basketball players pick up post-season awards

Ayanna Lewis and Jeffrey Sterling

Rowan College at Burlington County basketball players, Ayanna Lewis, of Willingboro, and Jeffrey Sterling, of the Dominican Republic, picked up Division II Region XIX and Division II Garden State Athletic Conference (GSAC) honors.
 
Lewis, a graduate of Burlington County Institute of Technology (BCIT), is a freshman with the Lady Barons and was named to both the First Team All-Region XIX and First Team All-GSAC. As a guard and forward, she averaged 14.2 points per game.
 
Sterling, a sophomore guard with the Barons, was named to the Second Team All-Region XIX. He averaged 15.8 points per game.
 
The Lady Barons went 16-12 overall and 13-7 in the Region. They entered the tournament as the No. 5 seed and fell to the No. 2 seed, Union County College, who won Region XIX and finished 7th at the NJCAA Division II Women’s Basketball National Tournament. The men's team went 11-18 overall and 7-9 in the Region and narrowly missed qualifying for playoffs.