Sophomore middle blocker, Grace E. Gehrke, of the Jefferson Community College (JCC) volleyball team was named JCC athlete of the week for the week ending September 1, 2019. JCC's athlete of the week program is sponsored by Victory Promotions and Under Armour.
Grace, a 2018 graduate of Belleville Henderson Central School, is majoring in Humanities and Social Sciences at Jefferson. Gehrke’s accomplishments on the court this past week include finishing the pre-season matches on a high note versus Suffolk County Community College last Thursday night with 5 kills and 1 block. She dominated the net and helped keep the winning streak going for the Lady Cannoneers. Grace has stepped up in the pre-season to put the team in a positive mind-set going in to their first conference match on September 4, 2019 versus Finger Lakes Community College.