2017-18 Men's Basketball News

  • Petry and Holtrey earns OCCAC Sportsmanship of the Year Awards
    June 21, 2018
    SPRINGFIELD, Ohio – A Tartan Pride pair has been bestowed the honor of the 2017-18 OCCAC Sportsmanship of the Year award as Sinclair’s Jazzlyn Petry and Alec Holtrey swept the Female and Male recognitions. Petry competes on the softball squad while Holtrey spends his time on the hardwood as a member of the men’s basketball team.
  • Sinclair selects two for the 2018 Hall of Fame Ceremony
    June 19, 2018
    Dayton, Ohio-The Sinclair athletics family is pleased to announce the selection of the 2018 Athletics Hall of Fame induction class. Joining last year’s inaugural class, Norma Dycus (Athletic Director, Softball & Volleyball Coach) and DeSean Hadley (Men’s Basketball).
  • 16 Student-Athletes Earn NJCAA All-Academic Honors
    June 16, 2018
    Dayton, OH – Sinclair Community College and the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) is pleased to announce the individual Academic honors for 2017-18.
  • 28 Sinclair Student-Athletes named to the Spring OCCAC All-Academic Team
    June 04, 2018
    Dayton, OH – The athletic department is pleased to announce that 28 Sinclair student-athletes over five sports earned Spring OCCAC All-Academic honors.
  • Sinclair Men’s Basketball signs 6-1 transfer guard
    June 04, 2018
    Dayton, Ohio-The Sinclair Men’s Basketball staff is pleased to announce the signing of Tre’Maine Gray, a 6-1 transfer guard out of Akron Firestone H.S. He comes to Sinclair after playing his freshman season at the University of Mount Union.
  • Sinclair Men’s Basketball signs 6-2 guard from Cincinnati Northwest HS
    May 22, 2018
    Dayton, Ohio-The Sinclair Men’s Basketball staff is pleased to announce the signing of Ronnell Turner, a 6-2 guard out of Cincinnati Northwest H.S. He comes to Sinclair after attending Wright State University this past year and not playing.
  • Sinclair Men’s Basketball signs 6-5 local guard – Morgan from Fairmont
    May 20, 2018
    Dayton, Ohio-The Sinclair Men’s Basketball staff is pleased to announce the signing of Cade Morgan, a 6-5 guard out of Kettering Fairmont H.S.
  • Sinclair Men’s Basketball signs 6-3 guard out of Columbus
    May 04, 2018
    Dayton, Ohio-The Sinclair Men’s Basketball staff is pleased to announce the signing of Mike White, a 6-3 point guard out of Columbus East H.S.
  • Collier named Buckeye Charters Athlete of Distinction for February
    May 03, 2018
    Dayton, OH – The Athletic Department is pleased to announce that Freshman Michael (Isaiah) Collier (6-05/FR – North Laurel H.S. London, KY) received the Buckeye Charters Student-Athlete of Distinction Award for the month of February.
  • Sinclair Men’s Basketball signs 1st recruit for 2018-19
    April 30, 2018
    Dayton, Ohio-The Sinclair Men’s Basketball staff is pleased to announce the signing of Nicolas Phillips, a 6-7 forward out of Belize City, Belize
  • Holtrey named Buckeye Charters Athlete of Distinction for December
    April 20, 2018
    Dayton, OH – The Athletic Department is pleased to announce that Freshman Alec Holtrey (FR – Springboro H.S.) received the Buckeye Charters Student-Athlete of Distinction Award for the month of December.
  • Sinclair Men’s Basketball announces post-season awards
    March 19, 2018
    Dayton, Ohio – The Sinclair Men’s Basketball team finished the 2017-18 regular season 17-15 and 5th place in the OCCAC. The season ended in the NJCAA District 11 semi-finals when Sinclair the #3 seed in the tournament lost to the #2 seed Owens.
  • Tournament Play Starts Today
    March 09, 2018
    Both the Women's & Men's Basketball teams will open District Tournament play today at Ohio Christian University
  • LiDonta Hicks-Gentry earns 4th OCCAC Men?s Basketball Player of the Week honors this season
    March 05, 2018
    SPRINGFIELD, Ohio ? The final regular season OCCAC Basketball Players of the Week honorees have been selected and three conference institutions are represented. Division II winners are Lakeland?s Armani Jackson and LiDonta Hicks-Gentry of Sinclair. Allyse Rutter and Mario Young both led Columbus State to postseason victories to earn the D-III accolades.
  • Sophomore LiDonta Hicks-Gentry National Player of the Week
    February 21, 2018
    The NJCAA has just announced that Sinclair’s 6-7 Sophomore LiDonta Hicks-Gentry (Snider HS-Fort Wayne, IN) was named the national D-II men’s basketball player of the week. Over the three games last week, he averaged 25.0 points and 17.3 rebounds while shooting 63% from the field and 92% from the free throw line.
  • LiDonta Hicks-Gentry earns 3rd OCCAC Men’s Basketball Player of the Week honors this season
    February 20, 2018
    By Kyle Kuhlman/OCCAC Sports Information SPRINGFIELD, Ohio – Columbus State Community College swept the D-III OCCAC Basketball Player of the Week laurels for the third straight week with Destiny Wooten and Matthew Gierhart earning back-to-back honors while Lakeland Community College’s Armani Jackson and LiDonta Hicks-Gentry of Sinclair Community College were named the D-II recipients
  • Trice earns OCCAC Men’s Basketball Player of the Week
    January 29, 2018
    SPRINGFIELD, Ohio – The OCCAC has announced this week's basketball players of the week selections.
  • 27 Sinclair Student-Athletes named to the Fall OCCAC All-Academic Team
    January 23, 2018
    Dayton, OH ? The athletic department is pleased to announce that 27 Sinclair student-athletes over five sports earned Fall OCCAC All-Academic honors.
  • LiDonta Hicks-Gentry earns back to back OCCAC Men’s Basketball Player of the Week honors
    January 02, 2018
    By Kyle Kuhlman/OCCAC Sports Information SPRINGFIELD, Ohio – Three of the four OCCAC Basketball Players of the Week for Dec. 25-31 are repeat performers from last week and the fourth was honored earlier in the season. Dai’Shona Washington-Polk (D-II female), LiDonta Hicks-Gentry (D-II, male) and Angel Blakely (D-III female) are all back-to-back winners while Jake Schultz brought home the D-III men’s accolade.
  • LiDonta Hicks-Gentry earns OCCAC Men’s Basketball Player of the Week
    December 25, 2017
    SPRINGFIELD, Ohio – Four conference hoopers earned gifts during the holiday break, picking up Week 8’s OCCAC Player of the Week accolades. Owens and Sinclair split the D-II awards with Dai’Shona Washington-Polk (Owens) and LiDonta Hicks-Gentry (Sinclair) coming home to stuffed stockings while Lorain County’s Angel Blakely and Mike Rell opened up the D-III presents.
  • Sinclair Basketball teams Shares on Thanksgiving
    November 23, 2017
    Dayton, Ohio – Before heading home for a short holiday break, members of the Sinclair Men’s and Women’s Basketball teams spent part of Thanksgiving Day volunteering at the Dayton Convention Center.
  • Quantes Jackson earns OCCAC Men’s Basketball Player of the Week
    November 13, 2017
    SPRINGFIELD, Ohio – Four student-athletes were selected Monday (Nov. 13) as the Ohio Community College Athletic Conference (OCCAC) Basketball Players of the Week. Ryann Greenfield (Cuyahoga) and Quantes Jackson (Sinclair) are the D-II award recipients while Lorain County’s Hannah Oehlstrom and Jovon Jones both collected the D-III weekly award.
  • (20)Sinclair Men’s Basketball volunteers at Naval Base
    November 11, 2017
    Dayton, OH- The (20)Sinclair Men’s Basketball finished off the pre-season segment with a trip to Kings Bay Naval Base in Georgia before the final scrimmage of the year at Guilford College.
  • Sinclair inducts two legendary coaches in Hall of Fame Ceremony
    October 20, 2017
    Dayton, Ohio-The Sinclair athletics family hosted its inaugural Hall of Fame induction Friday night in Building 8 Arena. In an emotional ceremony featuring Tom Archdeacon as the Master of Ceremonies, Sinclair inducted Jim Harrison and Linda O’Keefe.
  • Sinclair Basketball visits Veterans at the Dayton VA
    September 16, 2017
    Dayton, OH – Always a special and honored day for the Sinclair’s Men’s Basketball teams as they made their annual trip to the Dayton Veterans Affair Medical Center Saturday. This was the 11th straight year the Men’s team visited the VA as they spent time with the inpatients and their families.
  • Sinclair Student-Athletes joined forces in the Peacebuilder Walk
    September 10, 2017
    Dayton, OH – Approximately 25 Sinclair student-athletes from the men’s & women’s basketball teams and the softball team spent Sunday afternoon walking to promote peace literacy and to support our local Peacebuilder organizations.
  • 33 new Sinclair Student-Athletes registered to vote during orientation
    August 21, 2017
    The Sinclair athletic department took time away from all the activities associated with the first day of classes for the Athletic department orientation. Monday was a long first day for most of our student athletes and it finished off with several speakers and individual team meeting or practice. About 85 student-athlete attended the annual kickoff to the academic year hosted by Jeff Price, Athletic Director.