The Eastfield Basketbal team loses in National Championship game 61-55 to Brookdale Community College in New Jersey. The Harvesters advanced to the National Championship game by defeating Caldwell Tech 101-98 in the elite eight and then by defeating MassBay Community College 91-65 to advance to the National Championship game.
See pictures from the tournament here.
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Sophomore forward Mike Love hit a three-point shot with .9 seconds left in overtime to give the Harvesters the 101-99 overtime victory over Caldwell Community and Technical College of North Carolina. Read about it here.
Metro Athletic Conference MVP- Semar Farris
Freshman of the year- Andrew Maxie
All American Nominee - Semar Farris, Andrew Maxie
All Region 1st Team -Semar Farris, Andrew Maxie
All Conference 2nd Team -Brock Hunter
All Conference 3rd Team -Demarcus Metcalf
All Conference Honorable Mention -Oscar Lewis, Michael Love
Congratulations Eastfield Harvester Basketball team, on winning the regional basketball championship with an 84-72 win over Mountainview last night. They will travel to New York in March for the NJCAA division III Elite Eight National Championship.
Congratulations to Coach Fletcher, assistant coaches and the Harvester basketball team as they clinched the Metro Athletic Conference regular season championship with a 95-84 win over Cedar Valley.
The way the Harvesters’ basketball season started can be summed up in one word: winning. Read about them in The ET CETERA.
DIVISION III PLAYER OF THE WEEK
Andrew Maxie – Eastfield College, Texas
Forward – Odessa, Texas – Odessa Permian High School
In their lone game last week, the Harvesters and Maxie came up just short of knocking off Division I opponent Kilgore College (Texas). Maxie knocked down 8-of-17 shots from the field – including two 3-pointers – and added eight free throws for 26 points. The freshman also recorded six rebounds and two assists in the 77-72 loss.
Eastfield College enters the M.A.C Conference tournament looking for their fourth consecutive tournament championship appearance. See the schedule page for tournament information.
Congratulations to Former Eastfield Basketball player Ronnie Dodd for being named the American Southwest Conference East Division Player of the Week for January 23.
Eastfield College will be hosting a Men's Basketball tryout on Saturday, December 17th at 12 noon. For more information contact Coach Anthony Fletcher at 972-860-7645 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Kevin Harvey selected to Preseason 1st Team All Conference Team for University of St. Mary.
Marcus Brister at D1 Southeast Missouri State had 19 Points, 5 rebounds, and 4 assist versus Bradley University.
Kevin Harvey at University of St. Mary (KS) had 25 points versus Haskell University and is currently their leading scorer this season.
Kevin Arnold at Northeastern State University scored 11 points versus Oklahoma University.
Ronnie Dodd at the University of the Ozarks is a starter had 11 points and five rebounds versus Hendrix College.
Anthony Wells at The Master's College had 12 points and 8 rebounds versus Northwest Christian University.
Dustin Morett has transferred from the University of the Ozarks to continue to play basketball for University of Texas at Tyler University.
The Eastfield Harvesters are ranked eighth in the NJCAA Division III Poll for the week of November 15. See the poll.
The 2011-2012 Eastfield Harvesters Basketball schedule is now available. The season kicks off November 1 against El Centro College. See the schedule for a complete list of all the games.