FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
TUESDAY, MARCH 19, 2013
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BERKELEY COLLEGE ATHLETE FROM ST. ALBANS RECEIVES ALL-AMERICAN HONORS
FROM UNITED STATES COLLEGIATE ATHLETIC ASSOCIATION
Berkeley College is proud to announce that senior guard Aiyesha Brown of St. Albans in Queens, NY, has received All-American Honorable Mention honors from the United States Collegiate Athletic Association (USCAA) for women’s basketball. Ms. Brown is pursuing a degree through Berkeley College Online.
“Aiyesha has been with the program from the very beginning and she truly deserves this recognition,” said Brian Maher, Berkeley College Athletic Director. “Aiyesha has improved tremendously these last three seasons and has been the clear leader of the team.”
Ms. Brown also was named to the All-Tournament team for the USCAA National Championships, held at Penn State Fayette, The Eberly Campus.
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 senior guard Aiyesha Brown of St. Albans in Queens, NY (right), and Vince Capozzi, Penn State Fayette Athletic Director. Ms. Brown received All-American Honorable Mention and All-Tournament honors from the United States Collegiate Athletic Association (USCAA) for women’s basketball.
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