Freshman point guard, Isiah Murphy, of the Jefferson Community College (JCC) men’s basketball team was named JCC athlete of the week for the week ending February 2, 2020. JCC's athlete of the week program is sponsored by Victory Promotions and Under Armour.
Isiah, a 2019 graduate of Dr. Susan S. McKinney Secondary School of Arts, Brooklyn, NY, is majoring in Physical Education at Jefferson. Murphy’s accomplishments on the court this past week include leading Jefferson to two conference victories, first beating Tompkins Cortland on road and having a triple double of 16 points, 15 rebounds, and 11 assists. He then came back with a double/double of 20 points and 13 assists in a huge win over Finger Lakes at home. With this win, the Cannoneers are currently fourth in the region and having one of their best seasons in recent memory. Isiah is also currently ranked 4th in scoring in the Mid State Athletic Conference at 19.5/ game-2nd in assists at 6.8-3rd in steals at 2.3 and shooting over 50 percent from the field.