Varence Named to Second Team All-Midwest Region by CCA

Photo by: Kyle Nierman
Photo by: Kyle Nierman

COLUMBUS, Ohio – Junior Hasan Varence (Queens, New York) of Ohio Dominican's men's basketball team was named to the Second Team All-Midwest Region by the Division II Conference Commissioners Association.

Varence was named to the First Team All-GMAC where he led the conference in double-doubles with 14 on the season and finished the year second in the country in rebounds per game at 12.8 per contest.  The junior forward averaged 16.2 points per game where he shot 52.6% from the floor and in conference, averaged 17.5 points per game on 54.1% shooting while grabbing 13.6 rebounds. The Queens, New York native set a conference record and school record with 25 rebounds in a game at Davis & Elkins and his 312 total rebounds put him third in school history for rebounds in a season.

Varence and the Panthers finished the year in the G-MAC quarterfinal with an overall record of 17-11 and were 13-7 in the conference.