Mohawk’s Campbell pulls down two OCAA honours

Mohawk point guard Manny Campbell picked up a pair of honours at the Ontario Colleges Athletic Association Men’s Basketball Championship awards ceremony on Thursday (Feb. 28).

The Burlington native was named a First Team West Division All-Star and a Canadian Collegiate Athletic Association All-Canadian. Campbell was among the OCAA’s top five players in steals with 57 and assists with 69. He averaged 13.7 points per game while contributing 76 rebounds and three blocks.

Manny Campbell (3) in pre-season exhibition play versus McMaster (Photo: Robin Leworthy Wilson, Aerial Promotions)

Forward Andrew Cicuttini of Dundas was also selected as a First Team All-Star. The 6’6” Cicuttini averaged 14.4 points and 10.3 rebounds per game.

Taylor Dowhaniuk, the 6’9” Centre from Dundas, was named the West Division’s Best Defensive Player of the Year. Dowhaniuk averaged 5.9 defensive rebounds and 3.6 blocked shots per game.

Shooting Guard Xzennis Brereton of Toronto made the West Division All-Rookie Team. Brereton averaged 7.0 points per game.

And Mohawk Centre Lacey Wolters was selected to the OCAA Women’s West Division All-Rookie Team. Wolters, from Kingsville, averaged 9.1 points per game for the Mountaineers. She also pulled down 7.7 rebounds per game.