Four MCLA Trailblazers with the men's basketball team walked in graduation ceremonies in the third week in May.
Patrick Ryan (Woodstock, NY/Onteora), Derek Gibbons (Rochester, MA/Old Rochester), Joey Paoletti (Orange, MA/Mahar Regional) and Jared Martin (Canton, NY/Hugh C. Williams) all graduated.
Ryan graduated Cum Laude in Business Administration with a concentration in Accounting. Paoletti also graduated with a degree in Business Administraion with a concentration in Event and Sports Management. Paoletti minored in Sports Coaching. Gibbons graduated with a degree in English and his concentration was Journalism. Martin earned a Sociology degree with a concentration in Criminal Justice.
Ryan and Paoletti were four year members of the MCLA men’s basketball program, while Gibbons participated for three seasons.
Jared Martin played two seasons for the Trailblazers after transferring from Tompkins Cortland Community College. Martin last played in 2008 and was a student assistant the past two seasons.