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Posted March 19, 2019 


Passaic County Community College Women’s Basketball team, Region XIX champions, finished in sixth place in the 2019 NJCAA Division III Women's Basketball National Championship, March 14 – 16 at Northampton Community College, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania.

The PCCC Lady Panthers faced three days of intense competition as the championship 7th seed:

Day – 1: PCCC lost in a heartbreaking game to #3 seed North County Community College (NY) 92 - 56 in the quarterfinals. Olivia Moses #23 led PCCC with 18 points and 15 rebounds. 

Day – 2: PCCC lit up the scoreboard against #6 seed UConn-Avery Point (CT) 106 - 96 win in the championship consolation game.

The PCCC Lady Panthers jumped out to a 61-35 halftime lead, but had to hold on down the stretch as the UCAP Lady Pointers cut the margin to six points with just over a minute to play.

The Panthers had four players in double figures, led by Jada Camacho #14 with 28, while Kathy Davis #3 recorded a triple-double with 25 points, 16 rebounds, and 10 assists.

The Panthers also shot 54% from the field and out-rebounded the Pointers 54-45 in the high-scoring affair.

Day – 3: PCCC came up a little short in their final game against #4 seed  Hibbing Community College (MN) with a 83 - 71 lost for 5th Place in the championships.
Kathy Davis #3 led Passaic with 22 points and 15 rebounds, as the Panthers finish their season at 21-7 overall.
Congratulations to both student-athletes and coaching staff for their dedication and for obtaining national prominence on behalf of PCCC Women’s Basketball.

Written by: Wayne R. Martin, PCCC Athletic Director