Lehman Hoops Raise $ for a Good Cause
By Gary Quintal
BRONX, NEW YORK, DECEMBER 31- On December 29th and 30th, Lehman College played host to the 8th annual CUNY Athletic Conference Coaches vs Cancer Basketball Classic.
Proceeds from the event benefited the Coaches vs. Cancer program. Last year's event at Lehman raised over $1,300. Participants in this year's Classic included Lehman College, Adrian College (Mich.), Kean University (NJ), Shenandoah (Va.) University, and Maine Maritime Academy.
The Lehman men played two individual match-ups, while the women played a tournament style event that culminted with a game winning three pointer by Amely Del Rosario with 0.3 seconds remaining in a 68-66 victory over Adrian College. Del Rosario was named to the all tournament team as she tallied 36 points in her two games, including a game high 25 in the Championship match-up.