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Bellinger and Grant Named Jefferson Co-Athletes of the Week

Jarrod Bellinger and Dan Grant

Sophomore pitcher, Jarrod S. Bellinger of the Jefferson Community College (JCC) baseball team, and sophomore goalie Daniel P. Grant, of the Jefferson men’s lacrosse team, were named JCC co-athletes of the week for the week ending April 23, 2017.  JCC's athlete of the week program is sponsored by Under Armour and Victory Promotions.  

Jarrod, a 2015 graduate of Watertown High School, is majoring in Mathematics and Science at Jefferson.  Bellinger’s accomplishments on the mound this past week include pitching 6 scoreless innings, allowing only 2 hits.  He struck out 6 batters giving Jefferson a 3-0 win over Mohawk Valley Community College. 

Dan, a 2015 graduate of Immaculate Heart Central is majoring in Criminal Justice at Jefferson.  Grant’s accomplishments on the field this past week include leading Jefferson to their 6-5 win over Mercyhurst North East Community College, with 16 saves in goal.  With his saves in the two games this past weekend against Tompkins Cortland CC and Mercyhurst North East, he placed 3rd in all-time saves for Jefferson with 380 career saves behind former alumni Devin Heldt and Joe Ditulio.