MC’s Tofaeono, OC’s Knight named WJCAC Player(s) of the Week


A pair of local junior college basketball players were named Player of the Week by the Western Junior College Athletic Conference (WJCAC) on Tuesday.

Midland College’s Ella Tofaeono won the award for women’s basketball. The Australian native scored 8 points with 7 rebounds against #1 South Plains College last Monday.

After that, the sophomore put up 21 points, 8 rebounds, and 4 assists vs. Clarendon last Thursday.

Odessa College’s Tauriawn Knight took home that honor for men’s basketball. The sophomore guard scored 19 points with 4 rebounds in a home loss to Western Texas.

Knight then played extremely efficiently in the Wranglers road upset over #6 Clarendon (14 points, 4-6 FG, 2-2 3PT, 4 rebounds, 3 assists).

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