Butler Leads Monroe to Victory Over Hawks

Butler Leads Monroe to Victory Over Hawks

Rochester, NY – Monroe Community College men's basketball team hosted Mohawk Valley Community College Hawks this evening on their final night of their annual Murph Shapiro tournament. Freshman, Rashamel Butler (Ridegland, SC) led the Tribunes to victory with four seconds remaining on the clock. He won Monroe the 82-81 lead and finished with 23 points on the night. The Tribunes improve to 4-0 on the season while Mohawk moves to 3-1.

Game Highlights:

  • Naeqwan Tomlin (Harlem, NY) finished with 18 points, nine rebounds and four blocks for Monroe.
  • Justin Steed added 24 points for the Hawks.
  • Jordanny Cuevas-Marte finished with 21 points and nine rebounds for Mohawk.

The Tribunes are away next Saturday, November 16th when they travel to Genesee CC for a tournament and face off against Howard CC at 4 pm.