LCCC Athletics Update


March 10, 2022

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Postseason Awards Announced; Six Commodores Receive Postseason Honors and Awards

The basketball season may be over but the postseason awards are just starting to be announced and the LCCC basketball teams had six student-athletes get named to the Ohio Community College Athletic Conference (OCCAC) and NJCAA Region XII DIII all-conference and all-region teams.  Click here to read the full story on LCCC basketball postseason awards.

Rod Harris was named the Co-Runner Up Player of the Year in the OCCAC as well as making the First Team All-OCCAC, All-Freshman Team and was the Region XII DIII Player of the Year.  The lightning rod for the Commodores offense was near the top of the conference in scoring and rebounding this season.  Vanecia Billings was named Second Team All-OCCAC for the second time in her career and was the Runner Up Region XII DIII Player of the Year.  Billings set three records this season for the Commodores basketball team including most rebounds in a career and most rebounds in a single game.  She finished first in the OCCAC in defensive rebounds, total rebounds and rebounds per game.

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LCCC Baseball 2-0 After Sweep of Kent State’s Club Team

The LCCC Commodores baseball team opened up the 2022 season with two run-rule victories against the Kent State club team on Saturday, March 5, 2022 at Sports Force Parks in Sandusky, Ohio.  Leading the way for the Commodores was Mason Besserer, who slugged out 4 extra base hits and drove in 7 runs for LCCC.  Cody DeVos pitched a complete game, striking out 13 batters and allowing just two hits and two walks.  Kobie Parker also drove in seven runs, two runs off a two-run home run to right field in game 2.  Casey Ison pitched in game two and struck out seven batters in five innings of work.

The Commodores next game against the Community College of Allegheny County has been cancelled due to unfavorable weather conditions in western Pennsylvania.  LCCC has instead scheduled a doubleheader against Schoolcraft College in Livonia, Mich. for Sunday, March 13, 2022.

OCCAC Logo Mason Besserer

Mason Besserer Wins LCCC SUBWAY MARKETPLACE and OCCAC Player of the Week Awards

For Besserer’s efforts on the diamond last Saturday, the Commodores’ outfield was named the Ohio Community College Athletic Conference and the LCCC SUBWAY MARKETPLACE Player of the Week.  Besserer went 6-for-7 at the plate with seven RBI, four runs, and three stolen bases.  He leads the OCCAC in stolen bases, batting average, slugging and on-base percentage.

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Esports Off to 10-3 Start in Spring Season

LCCC’s newest varsity sport, Esports, went 23-12 during their fall 2021 season and now the Commodores are on their way to a repeat performance as they have come out 10-3 to start the spring season through four weeks.  Three member of the Super Smash Bros. Ultimate squad are undefeated through three weeks of play:  Randy Wysocky (3-0), Matthew Coleman (3-0), Avery Harssema (3-0).  Austin Johnson picked up the first win of his esports career on Wednesday, March 9, 2022.

Esports competes every Wednesday at 6pm and all match sessions are streamed live on Twitch under the channel: CommodoreEsports


Open Gym Volleyball for LCCC Students

LCCC women’s volleyball will be holding open gym this spring for students interested in playing volleyball for the Commodores during the 2022 fall season. The open gyms will be held on Monday’s from 7:30-9:00pm until May in the Ewing Activities Center.