Ordway Named Region III Athlete of the Week
December 4, 2012
Tompkins Cortland Community College basketball player Audrey Kate Ordway (Dryden H.S./Dryden) has been named the National Junior College Athletics Association (NJCAA) Region III Co-Athlete of the Week. Ordway shares the honor with Niagara County Community College basketball player Kristine Ripson. The honor is presented to the top performers in the region, covering more than 30 teams in three different sports.
Ordway had a breakthrough week for the Panthers. The freshman set a new TC3 record with 26 rebounds in Wednesday’s game against Herkimer County Community College. She followed that up with a strong weekend at Corning's Tarantelli Classic. In Friday’s win over SUNY Delhi, she scored 10 points and grabbed nine rebounds. In the championship game Saturday, she had a double-double of 11 points and 13 rebounds. For her efforts, she was named to the Tarantelli Classic all-tournament team.
For the season she is averaging 11.1 rebounds and 5.8 points per game.