Lakeland’s Delesha Jackson named OCCAC Division II player of the week

Lakeland’s Delesha Jackson named OCCAC Division II player of the week

SPRINGFIELD, Ohio – Three student-athletes received OCCAC Basketball Player of the Week distinction on Monday (Jan. 28). Delesha Jackson (Lakeland) and Whitney Thames (Owens) are the female honorees while Tre'maine Gray of Sinclair snagged the D-II men's accolade.

DELESHA JACKSON
Lakeland Community College | D-II Women
Jackson converted on 22-of-31 (71%) field goal attempts and hit 11-of-14 foul shots to average 18.5 points per game. She also hauled in 8.5 rebounds during two contests for the Lakers. Jackson recorded eight steals and four assists as well.

This marks Lakeland's second recognition of 2018-19 following Selah Richardson's selection on Dec. 17.

Lakeland (13-6, 6-1) will next play at Columbus State Community College on Wednesday, Jan. 30 at 5:30 p.m.

For more information about Lakeland athletics, visit www.athletics.lakelandcc.edu.

About Lakeland Community College

Founded in 1967, Lakeland Community College was the first college in Ohio created by a vote of the people. True to our mission, Lakeland provides quality learning opportunities to meet the social and economic needs of the community.

Offering day, evening, weekend and online classes, the college serves more than 10,800 credit and 2,800 noncredit students (2016). For more information about the College, visit www.lakelandcc.edu.