Mott releases boys, girls basketball rosters



Nick Waterworth, shown here playing for Goodrich High School last season, will be a freshman this year on the Mott CC men’s basketball team. Photo by Brandon Pope

Nick Waterworth, shown here playing for Goodrich High School last season, will be a freshman this year on the Mott CC men’s basketball team. Photo by Brandon Pope

FLINT – Mott Community College released its basketball rosters for the 2019-20 season last week. Both the men’s and women’s teams feature local athletes from Genesee County and the surrounding area.

The Mott men include Armonee Felder (Osborn Evergreen), Terence Williams (Wayne Memorial), Andre Bradford (Chandler Park Academy), Austin Roland (Davison), JD Rawls (Mt. Morris), Tyland Tate (Chandler Park Academy) and Carrington Wiggins (Arizona Compass Prep). The rest of the Bears’ roster is filled out by Nick Waterworth (Goodrich), Nolan Waugh (Waterford), Darrian McDaniel (Atherton), Demetrius Miller (Madison Academy), Gabe Ringwelski (Fenton), Tyrese Harvin-Pollard (Beecher) and Taylor Currie (Clarkston).

Steve Schmidt will lead the Bears from the bench in his 30th season as head coach. He is assisted by Carl Jones, Kevin Tiggs and Yusuf Harris.

The women’s team consists of Alaysha Buggs (Beecher), Sasha Penn (Hamady), Imani Thompson (Beecher), Zaria Mitchner (Kearsley), Alexis Christensen (Clio), ChiAnne Gloster (Swartz Creek) and Diamond Pate (Kearsley). The Lady Bears are rounded out by Cambrey Sipes (homeschooled from Otisville), KayLynn Chilton (Atherton), Zada Lacy (Grand Blanc), Antaniqua Bell (Northwest HS, Cincinnati) Molly Voelker (Goodrich), Serena Rice (Beecher) and Therese Thelen (St. Thomas More Academy).

Zaria Mitchner, shown here playing for Kearsley High School last year, will begin her collegiate career with the Mott CC Lady Bears this season. Photo by Kylee Richardson

Zaria Mitchner, shown here playing for Kearsley High School last year, will begin her collegiate career with the Mott CC Lady Bears this season. Photo by Kylee Richardson

The Mott women are coached by Letitia Hughley, who is entering her 15th season at the helm of the Lady Bears. She is assisted by Mike Powell, David Bush, Lloyd Nicholson and Nicole Holmes. The men’s team is coached by Steve Schmidt, assisted by Carl Jones, Kevin Tiggs and Ysaf Harris.