Day: December 14, 2017

MACC GREYHOUND ALONZO VERGE, JR. NJCAA PLAYER OF WEEK

Freshman PG leads Hounds to Highland Tourney Title

12/14/2017
Moberly Area Community College Freshman Point Guard Alonzo Verge, Jr. has been named as the NJCAA National Player of the Week for the period of Dec. 3-10. In the Highland CC William Bear Invitational Tournament in Freeport, Illinois Verge lead Moberly to the championship by defeating Iowa Centrals(102-80), Marshalltown (87-75) and in the finals vs. host Highland(93-90 in ot). During the three games Verge averaged 37.6 points per game, 9 assists and 6 rebounds in being named the Tournament MVP. He also scored a school record 51 points against Highland in the finals including 40 points during their second half comeback. Verge is a 6’3″ Freshman from Chicago Thornton High School.

MACC is currently 13-1 and ranked #9 in the latest NJCAA National Poll.