Union Celebrates 2018-19 Successes With EOY Athletic Banquet

Union Celebrates 2018-19 Successes With EOY Athletic Banquet

ROSELLE, NJ - The Union County College athletic department celebrated their first End of Year Athletic Awards Banquet at the Warinanco Sports Center in Roselle, NJ on Wednesday evening.  The night was a culmination of congratulations, celebrations and stories from this past year enjoyed by the 135 people that were in attendance.

The evening was highlighted by the athletic departments five major awards.  Bea Rodriguez, Union's Director of Enrollment Services, was recognized for her unwavering support of the Union Owls athletic department.  Jordan Rowley and Jessica Woods were recognized as the Male and Female Athletes of the Year, while Kevin Roll and Lauren Buchanan were honored as the Male and Female Scholar Athletes of the Year.  

Women's soccer was presented with a ring ceremony celebrating their successful 2018 campaign on the field leading to a National 3rd Place finish.

The Academic Learning Center, Coaches and MVP Awards winners are all listed below.


2018-19 Athletic Award Recipiants

  Valuable Coaches
  Player Award
Baseball Calvin Colon Jayden Jacobs
Men's Basketball Tyheem Burno Jordan Rowley
Women's Basketball Jessica Woods Tania Scott
Men's Cross Country Anthony Paterno Jose Alverez
Women's Cross Country Tochi Chinedu Nwaneka Chinedu
E-Sports Jhordy Jaramillo Julian Ortiz
Golf Sam Skultety Nate Halek
Men's Lacrosse Greg Scaturo Allen Melick
Men's Soccer DenilsonOlivera JacquesFuentes
Women's Soccer Jaquelin Argueta GabriellaAngrisano
Men's Track & Field Josh Fitts Khaleel Roach
Women's Track & Field Chisom Chinedu Kadrian Rice
Women's Volleyball Krystal Bernard Samantha Curanovic
  Name Sport
Male Athlete of the Year Jordan Rowley Men's Basketball
Female Athlete of the Year Jessica Woods Women's Basketball
Male Scholar Athlete of the Year Kevin Roll Baseball (3.80 GPA)
Female Scholar Athlete of the Year Lauren Buchanan Women's Soccer (4.00 GPA)
Most Outstanding Owl Bea Rodriguez  
  Name Sport
Academic Learning Center - 1st Place Imani Dawkins Women's Soccer
Academic Learning Center - 2nd Place Rhoda Agyemang Women's Basketball
Academic Learning Center - 3rd Place Chisom Chinedu Women's Track & Field