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On Their Way: 33 Student Athletes Announce Transfer Plans


West Windsor, N.J. -- Congratulations to 33 MCCC student athletes who have announced their plans for fall and mid-year transfer to four-year schools.

A total of 124 students competed on MCCC's nine athletic teams.They leave Mercer having contributed to another solid year in sports. Highlights include a Region 19 championship for men's soccer and four teams that were Region 19 runners up: women's soccer, men's basketball, women's cross country and softball. The baseball team won the Garden State Athletic Conference title. The women's tennis team went to nationals, where the Vikings finished 7th out of 13 teams. The women's cross country team also qualified for nationals.

Thirty-one students were named to the All-Garden State Athletic Conference Academic Team and 21 were named to the All-Region 19 Academic Team. Baseball player Matt Rodriguez received NJCAA Superior Honors for earning a GPA between 3.80-3.99.  Women’s cross country runner Sierra Downs and men’s basketball player Armando Davis received Exemplary Honors for earning a GPA between 3.60-3.79. (Downs was an Academic All-American for two consecutive years). Downs and teammate Simone Cioccari were named Academic All-Americans by the NJCAA Cross Country Coaches' Association.

The following MCCC students have announced their fall semester or mid-year transfer plans:

Men’s Soccer
Kelvin Flores        New Jersey City University
Trevor Lamb         Hofstra University (mid-year)
Ruben Morales    New Jersey City University

Women’s Soccer
Alyssa Donahue         Kutztown University (PA)
Camille Little              Caldwell College
Chelsea Pitonyak       Rowan University

Men’s Basketball
Barry Brockington      Delaware Valley College
Filip Sekulic                Chestnut Hill College
Andre Wilburn            Wilmington University

Women’s Basketball
Chelsea Holman       William Paterson University

Women’s Cross Country
Sierra Downs                Boston University
Jaqueline Goncalves  The College of New Jersey
Erika Manley                  Richard Stockton College
Anajae Register           US Air Force

Women’s Tennis
Kristen Finn                  West Chester University
Alison Noll                    Rider University (mid-year)
Micheldy Pierre            William Paterson University
Ewa Szyszko                The College of New Jersey (mid-year)

Matt Berbon-Owle     Neumann University (PA)
Dan Denton               Keystone College (PA)
Darren Heisse          Pending
Mike Mimmo              Pending
Paul Piromalli           St. Peter’s University
Michael Ras              Pending
Matt Rodriguez          Pending
Steve Spadafino       Richard Stockton College
Chuck Wyckoff          Immaculata University

Cynthia Page            Cairn University
Brittany Szafran         University of Central Florida

Men’s Tennis
Adam Czaplanski  The College of New Jersey (mid-year)
Kirill Lebedev          Rutgers University
Ben Pinter                DeVry University
Travis Virgil             The College of New Jersey (mid-year)

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