Mohawk starts basketball with pre-season win

The reigning national champion Mohawk College men’s basketball team travelled to Peterborough on Friday (Sep. 28) and scored a 77-52 win over Fleming in Ontario Colleges Athletic Association exhibition play.

Manny Campbell led the Mountaineers with 18 points, nine assists and seven rebounds. Andrew Cicuttini had 17 points and 15 boards. Shakele Henry-Osbourne collected 10 points, Xzennis Brereton hooped nine points and Taylor Dowhaniuk scored seven points and added six rebounds and eight blocked shots.

Coach Brian Jonker said it was sloppy early season win but he is very happy with the depth on the team this season.