Saturday, December 7, 2019

Meet the 2019-20 ECCC Basketball Teams


Members of the 2019-20 East Central Community College women’s basketball team, and their respective hometowns and high schools, include (front row, from left) sophomore guard/forward Makaila Carter, Boutte, La./Hahnville; freshman guard DaMya Riley-George, Mobile, Ala./Blount; sophomore guard Jariyah Covington, Starkville/Starkville; sophomore guard Destini Cathey, Senatobia/Senatobia; head coach LaTaryl Williams; volunteer assistant coach Kristen Sampson; freshman guard/forward Ja’Lancia Kohlheim, Tupelo/Tupelo; sophomore guard Mylisha Hammond, McComb/McComb; and freshman guard Kayla Fisher, Terry/Terry; and (back row, from left) freshman manager Shantasia Ruffin, Philadelphia/Neshoba Central; freshman forward Tahja Coleman, Jackson/Wingfield; freshman forward Mirial Cannon, Madison/Germantown; freshman forward Wynter Taylor, Dallas, Texas/Lewisville; sophomore forward Jamaica Almons, Jackson/Murrah; sophomore center Kimberly Green, Greenwood/Amanda Elzy; sophomore center Timia Dora, Louisville/Louisville; freshman forward Asia Madison, Hazlehurst/Hazlehurst; sophomore guard/forward KeiMoya Walker, Jackson/Murrah; freshman manager Ernesia Murphy, Jackson/Terry; and freshman manager Genesis Mann, Brandon/Brandon. The 2019-20 season schedule can be found at www.ecccathletics.com. (EC Photo)


Members of the 2019-20 East Central Community College men’s basketball team, and their respective hometowns and high schools, include (front row, from left) freshman guard Lee Cotton, Cleveland/Cleveland Central; freshman guard Brandon Tilley, Hattiesburg/Oak Grove; freshman guard Darien Newchurch, Jackson/Terry; volunteer assistant coach Carlton Thornton; interim head coach Rahim Lockhart; redshirt sophomore guard Devin Carter, Pearl/Pearl; freshman guard Tate Ryder, Hattiesburg/Oak Grove; and freshman guard Landyn Shows, Petal/Petal; and (back row, from left) freshman manager Alex Adkins, Union/Union; sophomore forward Jonathan Knight, Vancleave/Vancleave; freshman guard JaMichael Wilson, Rayville, La./Rayville; freshman guard Kareem Thompson, Florence/Florence; freshman center Fredrick Jefferson, Terry/Terry; freshman forward Timothy McElroy Jr., DeKalb/Kemper County; freshman center Robert Finklea, Biloxi/Biloxi; freshman forward William Thompson, Tupelo/Shannon; sophomore forward JaQuarius Smith, Macon/Noxubee County; and sophomore student assistant Matt Riley, Madison/Murrah. The 2019-20 season schedule can be found at www.ecccathletics.com. (EC Photo)