FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
TUESDAY, JANUARY 7, 2014
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BERKELEY COLLEGE ATHLETE FROM BROOKLYN NAMED ROOKIE OF THE WEEK
BY HUDSON VALLEY INTERCOLLEGIATE ATHLETIC CONFERENCE
Berkeley College is proud to announce that sophomore guard/forward Keenan Langston of Brooklyn in Kings County, NY, has been named Rookie of the Week by the Hudson Valley Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (HVIAC) for men’s basketball. Mr. Langston attends Berkeley College in Midtown Manhattan.
Mr. Langston received the HVIAC honor during the week of December 31 for averaging 12.5 points and 4.0 rebounds in games against Endicott College and Bates College. He highlighted the week with a 19-point effort on 7-of-18 shooting with five thefts in the opening round of the Salem State Holiday Classic against Endicott College.
It is the fourth time this season Mr. Langston has received Rookie of the Week honors.
“Keenan has been a tremendous presence for our men’s basketball team all season,” said Andy DeStephano, Berkeley College Director of Athletics. “His accomplishment has contributed to the overall success of our Men’s Basketball Team at Berkeley College. He brings terrific energy and a positive attitude night in and night out.”
A leader in providing career-focused education for more than 80 years, Berkeley College is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education and enrolls approximately 8,000 students — including more than 900 international students — in its Baccalaureate and Associate degree and Certificate programs. The College has three New York locations — Midtown Manhattan, Brooklyn and White Plains. In New Jersey there are six locations — Woodland Park, Paramus, Woodbridge, Newark, Clifton and Dover. Berkeley College Online® also offers full degree programs. Programs are offered in more than 20 career fields. The website address is www.BerkeleyCollege.edu.
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