Annual Basketball Camp Set for June 10-14
WINTERVILLE—The 17th Annual Winners Unlimited Youth Basketball Camp presented by Hightower, Inc., will take place in Pitt Community College's Charles Coburn Center June 10-14.
Registration is ongoing and is limited to the first 60 participants to sign up.
The cost of the camp, which will be led by PCC Basketball Coach Darrick Mullins, is $100 for those who sign up on or before June 5. After that date, the cost is $115 per camper. Fees include tuition, camp T-shirt and lunch.
Camp runs on Monday, from 1:30 p.m. to 5:45 p.m. It will run Tuesday through Friday, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. each day.
For additional details, call (252) 493-7633.
Basketball Players Earn Region X Honors
Pitt Community College basketball players JaQuan Blount, Mike Tyson and Dee Robinson (pictured above, left to right) were recently honored for their contributions during the 2012-13 season.
Blount and Tyson were named All-Region X Conference First Team while Robinson earned All-Region X Conference Third Team honors.
PCC finished the season with a 20-8 overall record.
PCC Tops RCC, Catawba Valley to go 16-3
With victories over Rockingham Community College and Catawba Valley this past weekend, PCC Basketball has now won five straight games and eight of its last nine.
The Bulldogs are 16-3 overall this season, 9-1 in the Region X Conference, heading into tonight’s game in Lexington against Davidson Community College.
Against Rockingham Friday, PCC forward Chris McLawhorn finished with 26 points and 13 rebounds, and center Mike Tyson notched 20 points and 14 boards to provide a one-two punch in the paint for Pitt as the Bulldogs coasted to a 92-74 victory.
Bulldogs Have Won Five of Last Six Games
After falling to Wake Tech in Raleigh Jan. 16, Pitt Community College has won two straight and five of its last six to push its season mark to 13-3 overall, 6-1 in the Region X Conference.
Chris McLawhorn and JaQuan Blount combined for 42 points to lead the Bulldogs past Guilford Tech on Sunday in Jamestown, 99-77.
McLawhorn handled inside duties for PCC with 10 rebounds to finish with a double-double while Blount added seven boards and seven assists to go along with 20 points.