Current & former student-athletes recognized at UMES Commencement
The Hawks captured their 18th victory, with a 89-76 win over the Morgan State ( courtesy of Megan Raymond).
UMES 2015 Spring Graduation inside the William P. Hytche Athletic Center (Photos by Jim Glovier & Submitted Photos)
2015 "The Harry's" (Photo by Lloydlee Heite)
UMES vs. Hampton at the Norfolk Scope Arena during the 2015 MEAC Tournament (Photo credit: Mark Sutton)
See the action from the men's first NCAA post-season appearance in 41 years as they battled High Point in the 2015 CIT.
2014-15: Played 31 games, starting 14...Career-high 12 points vs. Bucknell on November 25...Hit first three-pointer of his career in only attempt during postseason game at High Point on March 18
2012-13 (Sophomore): Played 2012-13 season with NJCAA Eastern Oklahoma State College ... played in 15 games and averaged 5.4 points ... shot 44-percent from the field and brought down 7.6 rebounds a game ... posted three games of double-digit points ... had season-high 14 points vs. Salt Lake Community College (3/19)
2011-12 (Freshman): Played 2011-12 season with Division II - Tiffin University of the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (GLIAC) ... earned Freshman All-American honors ... named GLIAC Freshman of the Year ... averaged 7.1 points, 6.3 rebounds, 1.6 steals and 1.5 blocks ... fourth in conference and 69th in DII with 43 blocks ... set freshman record with block total
High School/Club: Lettered in football and basketball at Dominican High School (Wisc.) ... played three years on varsity football ... four-year member of varsity basketball team ... named Mr. Dominican High School twice (2009-11) ... named Defensive Player of the Year (2008-09) ... member of team that won five conference, sectional and regional championships ... played for Wisconsin Playground Elite
Personal: Born on November 21, 1993 in Atlanta, Ga. ... son of Cynthia Johnson ... nickname is "Sirr" ... major is General Studies with concentration in Buisness Management ... pre-game routine includes praying and giving thanks for whats already done and whats still to come ... lists his mother as the person that has influenced him the most ... plans to use athletic talents to be successful while being his own boss in the buisness world following graduation from UMES ... best advice recieved is "It's mental" ... hobbies outside of sports include movies, family bonding and eating good food ... personal athletic goals are to make history and be a big different on and off the basketball court ... personal goals before graduation include makin the Dean's List and to grow and learn as a man