MCAC Men's Basketball: Athletes-of-the-Week

MCAC Men's Basketball: Athletes-of-the-Week

Winona, MN-

The New Year brought with it a resumption of play for several basketball teams in the Minnesota College Athletic Conference and games in early January has yielded the Athletes-the-Week in MCAC men's basketball. 

Adidas, the United States Marine Corps and Nicklasson Athletic Company sponsor the MCAC Athlete-of-the-Week awards, and proudly honor the following student-athletes for their performances this past week on behalf of their teams. 

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Men's Basketball

Northern Division 



Josh Arnold

Soph. / Guard

Apple Valley, MN


The Performance:   Raider sophomore Josh Arnold had a strong week for Central Lakes College, who picked up a couple of wins over MCAC Southern Division foes to start the new year. 

The Apple Valley, Minnesota product had 44 points over two games, shooting 16-of-30 from the floor. Arnold was perfect from the charity stripe, going 5-for-5, while dishing out 16 assists and grabbing 15 steals. 

Central Lakes defeated Minnesota West, 95-60 and beat Ridgewater, 106-88 to start 2020. 

The Raiders return to MCAC Northern Division play on Wednesday when they travel to Thief River Falls to take on Northland CTC.        


Men's Basketball

Southern Division 


Antonio Maddox

Fr. / Guard

Richfield, MN



The Performance:   Rochester Community & Technical College freshman guard Antonio Maddox put together a pair of strong performances this past week against a pair of NJCAA scholarship programs and has been selected as the men's basketball Athlete-of-the-Week in the MCAC Southern Division. 

In a win over Dakota County Technical College, Maddox tallied 21 points, while also dishing out four assists to fellow Yellowjackets.  For the week, Maddox logged 41 minutes, shot 10-of-19 from the field, including 5-of-10 from behind the arc. He also had four boards and three assists.

Maddox and RCTC will begin MCAC Southern Division play this week, traveling to Western Technical College on Wednesday. 


The Minnesota College Athletic Conference is the organizational body for NJCAA-affiliated two-year technical and community college athletic programs in the Minnesota State Colleges & Universities system, as well as select member colleges in North Dakota and Wisconsin.  The mission of the Minnesota College Athletic Conference is to advance intercollegiate athletics by providing an engaging and supportive environment for success of our student athletes and competition among member institutions.  The MCAC is committed to the guiding principles of encouraging the development and success of student athletes, promoting the integrity, honesty and loyalty to member schools as well as upholding the sustainability of conference athletic programs.

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