The RCC Lady Tigers are the 2017 Regional Champions after defeating the Gateway Lions on Sunday, March 5th, by a final score of 76-65! Players Ana Marcelin and Gianni "Gigi" Hill were both named to the Regional All-Tournament team; and, Gigi was named Tournament MVP! Our Lady Tigers advanced to finals after defeating the Massasoit Warriors by a score of 79-63 in the semi-final round on March 4, 2017! Congratulations to the student-athletes, coaches, trainer and Athletic Department staff who worked hard all season.
The Lady Tigers are now one game away from securing their 2nd consecutive national championship! On Thursday, March 16th, the Lady Tigers defeated Hostos Community College by a score of 76-50, in their first round match-up. The Lady Tigers then moved on to the semifinals, where they defeated Anoka-Ramsey Community College by a score of 83-71. Tonight (Saturday, March 18th), the Lady Tigers take on the #1 seed, Rock Valley College at 7:00 pm.
Head Coach Mark Leszczyk and Assistant Coach Kisandra Ayanbeku hope to see you at nationals to support the student-athletes!
Erica L. Rivers
Director of Athletics & Student Life
Roxbury Community College
@ the Reggie Lewis Center
1350 Tremont Street
Roxbury, MA 02120