LCCC SUBWAY MARKETPLACE Athlete of the Week for January 2-8, 2022

Nina Vlach

January 14, 2022 – – Nina Vlach has been named the Lorain County Community College SUBWAY MARKETPLACE ATHLETE OF THE WEEK (Jan. 2 – Jan. 8, 2022) for her impressive performance during last week’s games against Niagara County Community College and Lakeland Community College.

Vlach (North Ridgeville, Ohio/North Ridgeville HS) pulled down 21 rebounds for the Commodores against Niagara and scored 17 points.  She also set an LCCC record for defensive rebounds in a game with 14 against the Thunderwolves, a record held by her teammate Vanecia Billings (13 – 02/12/2019).  Her rebounding total of 21 fell one board shy of the school record for total rebounds in a game (22 – Brandi Holowecky – 12-29-2022).

For the week, Vlach averaged 13 points per game, 52% from field, 15.5 rebound per game and had 5 assists and four blocks in two games.  Prior to the season, Vlach was named to the Ohio Community College Athletic Conference Preseason All-Newcomer Team.