Toms River, NJ - Ocean County College Vikings basketball players Courtney Hagaman and Mike Golden were selected by the NJCAA Region XIX's Garden State Athletic Conference (GSAC) as Players of the Week in women's and men's Division 3 basketball. Both sophomore athletes were outstanding in the week in question, with Hagaman tying OCC's single-game scoring record of 43 points for the second time in three games in a victory over Montgomery County Community College, and Golden leading the Vikings through three straight victories, averaging 22 points a game while shooting at 52% from both the floor and long range. Along with Region XIX's honor, Golden was also recognized by the highly-respected basketball website NJHoops.com as their Junior College Player of the Week. Congratulations to Courtney and Mike on their well-deserved recognition.
Following winter break, the Vikings women's and men's basketball teams return to the court with a home game on January 7 versus Lehigh Carbon Community College. Tip-offs are at 12pm and 2pm, respectively. Go Vikings!