Island College senior guard Jake Grimes (Providence, RI) has
been selected to play in the New England Basketball Coaches
Association (NEBCA) Div. III Senior All-Star Game on Sunday, April
18 at Babson College. All proceeds from the game will benefit the
Coaches vs. Cancer campaign.
First Team All-Little East and to the league’s All-Defensive Team as
a senior in 2009-10. He played in 30 games, starting 26 of them.
Grimes averaged 14.9 points, 5.0 rebounds, 2.2 assists, 0.7 blocks
and 1.6 steals per game. He ranked first on the team in points and
steals, was second in blocks, while ranking third in both assists
and total rebounds. Grimes, who was also in consideration for LEC
Player of the Year, registered season-highs of 30 points at Eastern
Connecticut on Dec. 5, nine rebounds vs. UMass Dartmouth on Feb. 26,
seven assists at UMass Dartmouth on Feb. 16 and four steals and two
blocks on multiple occasions.