An Unprecedented Honor, President Valencia Joins FAPSC Board Dear ASA College Community: Please join us in congratulating our President, Jose Valencia, who has just been elected as the newest member of the 22-member Board of Directors of the Florida Association of Postsecondary Schools and Colleges (FAPSC). Established in 1956, FAPSC has been working on behalf of hundreds of degree- and non-degree-granting career schools in Florida. It is the first time in the 36-year history of ASA College that its President or anyone from...
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THE LADY AVENGERS MOVE ON IN THE NATIONALS!! NEXT GAME WED, 3/19
Salina, KS—The ASA College #18 women’s basketball team defeated #15 New Mexico Junior College 66-56 in their first round game of the NJCAA Division I National Championships this evening. ASA keeps their season going with 19-3 record. ASA will now play #2 seed, Chipola, on Wednesday, 3/19. Tip-off is scheduled for 1:00 PM CDT and will streamed live on NJCAA TV.
The Lady Avengers used a six-minute 14-0 run ending with 7:17 remaining in the game to give them the cushion needed to close out the ball game. Sophomore guard Brittany Jacksonscored eight of the fourteen points which included two makes from beyond the arc.
ASA’s run came right after NMJC tied the game 39-39 with 12:34 to go in the game. The game was not tied since the 17:33 mark in the first half with ASA leading throughout that point.
The Lady Avengers grabbed a 29-24 lead going into the intermission.
With NMJC threatening to make one last run at closing the gap with 4:41 remaining in regulation, sophomore swingman Krystal Pearson would answer with six straight points including a perfect 4-4 from the charity stripe.
ASA held New Mexico to only 15% from three-point range.
Jackson led all scorers with 25 points including 3-6 from downtown. Sophomore lead guard Jennifer Ramirez added 12 points. Sophomore forward Colleene Smith grabbed 15 rebounds to go along with nine points. New Mexico’s Jolanna Ford scored 15 points off of the bench.
COVID-19 Resources Urgent Updates from ASA President Updated: November 6, 2020 Read More > COVID-19 Vaccine Equity Task Force The NYS COVID-19 Vaccine Equity Task Force is a dynamic group of community, policy, and health experts who will assist the Governor in reducing barriers to vaccination and ensuring an equitable distribution of COVID-19 vaccine. Learn More > https://covid19vaccine.health.ny.gov/covid-19-vaccine-equity-task-force Published: March 1, 2021 The New York City Department of Health and...
Happy Purim Jewish people around the world celebrate the Festival of Purim today to honor the survival of the Jewish people under ancient Persian rule. Purim is one of the most entertaining Jewish holidays and has a carnival-like atmosphere. The celebrations start this evening and end in the evening tomorrow.