FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
TUESDAY, MARCH 19, 2013
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BERKELEY COLLEGE ATHLETE FROM JAMAICA RECEIVES ALL-AMERICAN HONORS
FROM UNITED STATES COLLEGIATE ATHLETIC ASSOCIATION
Berkeley College is proud to announce that junior guard Jovan Bovell of Jamaica in Queens, NY, has received All-American Honorable Mention honors from the United States Collegiate Athletic Association (USCAA) for men’s basketball. Mr. Bovell is a student at Berkeley College in Midtown Manhattan.
“Jovan has served as the X-factor for the team during the past two seasons and has always managed to have his very best games in the most important games of the season,” said Brian Maher, Berkeley College Athletic Director. “Great things are expected of him next season with the graduation of players Jose Stable and Kaseem Williams.”
The USCAA is a national organization that provides quality athletic competition on a regional and national level while promoting integrity, leadership, scholarship and values of life. The association conducts national championships, recognizes All-Americans and scholar athletes, and promotes USCAA member schools.
A leader in business education for more than 80 years, Berkeley College is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education and enrolls more than 7,700 students — including over 800 international students — in its Baccalaureate and Associate degree programs. The College has three New York locations — Midtown Manhattan, Brooklyn and White Plains. In New Jersey there are four locations — Woodland Park, Paramus, Woodbridge and Newark. Berkeley College Online also offers full degree programs. Programs are offered in more than 20 career fields. The website address is www.BerkeleyCollege.edu.
Photo Caption: Berkeley College junior guard Jovan Bovell of Jamaica in Queens, NY (right), and Vince Capozzi, Penn State Fayette Athletic Director. Mr. Bovell received All-American Honorable Mention honors from the United States Collegiate Athletic Association (USCAA) for men’s basketball.
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