SCF Board Recognized Manatees Basketball Team for Successful Season
(Bradenton, Fla., May 3, 2013) — The State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota (SCF) District Board of Trustees and SCF President Dr. Carol F. Probstfeld recognized the SCF Manatees Basketball team, Head Coach Brock Erickson and the coaching staff for their successful season.
For the third time in 15 years, the Manatees qualified for the state tournament after claiming the 2013 Suncoast Conference title. SCF Manatees Basketball player Isaiah Williams was named the 2013 Suncoast Conference Player of the Year and six student-athletes were named to the Suncoast All-Conference Team.
Isera Tyson-Miller, SCF language and literature professor, also was recognized for making a difference in the lives of SCF Manatees Basketball players while serving as a faculty mentor on the Intercollegiate Athletic Committee. SCF Basketball player and May 2013 graduate Denzel Meyers credits Tyson-Miller for helping him become the first in his family to graduate from college. He received a scholarship to play for Lander University in South Carolina.