Coach McMiller announces that Merritt College Men’s Basketball Team went 3-0 to win the Allan Hancock College Holiday Tournament Championship in Santa Maria! Then the Thunderbirds defeated Cuesta College 75-59 to bring the Tournament Championship trophy back to Oakland. Two Thunderbirds stood out among a lot of quality players: Isiah Davis, who received all tournament honors, and Deon Steward who receivedthe Tournament’s Most Valuable Player.
The Thunderbirds take on Los Medanos at Merritt’s Thunderdome on Tuesday, Jan 9, at 5:30 p.m. The Women’s Basketball team plays at 7:30 pm. Come and cheer them on!