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Men's Basketball, Softball's Lopez Share Athlete of Week Honors



Feb. 17, 2014 - Eastern Florida's men's basketball team and softball player Manya Lopez share honors as the college's Student-Athletes of the Week for the week ending Feb. 16.

The basketball team defeated Miami Dade College 76-64 on Saturday to win a second straight Florida College System Activities Association Southern Conference championship for the first time in 34 years. Also the men ran their Melbourne Campus gym home court winning streak to 31 games dating back to the 2011-2012 season.

Lopez, a sophomore infielder from Miami, FL and G. Holmes Braddock High, collected 10 runs batted in and a home run for the week as Eastern Florida split six games.

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The EFSC men's basketball team celebrates winning the conference title after the February 15 home victory over Miami Dade.