Wedderburn Named NJCAA Region III First Team

Wedderburn Named NJCAA Region III First Team

Corning men's basketball player Shawn Wedderburn has been named to the 2016-17 NJCAA Region III Men's Basketball All-Region III team as voted by the Region III coaches.  Wedderburn led the Red Barons to a 20-6 overall record and a Region III Final Four appearance; the first Final Four appearance in 10 seasons.  Wedderburn led the team in numerous statistical categories; 11.9 points per game, 9.2 rebounds per game, and a 55.8% field goal percentage.  His most dominate presence was felt at the defensive end of the court where he blocked 2 shots per game and held down the interior of the Red Barons paint.  Wedderburn was also named to the All-MSAC (Mid-State Athletic Conference) team this season.