So… Does this mean Seton Kids Talk too Much?

From the Chandler City Meet, hosted by Basha. Presented without further comment. S/O to @kianna1024 on Twitter for the tip. If someone at Basha WAS responsible for the error, at least they can take solace in the fact that BHS was just ranked the #19 high school in the state by U.S. News and World … Continue reading

Hamilton Alum Lauren Evans Leaves Virginia Tech For Arizona

By: Ralph Amsden On the heels of news that Maurice Kirby (Basha) was leaving Virginia Tech comes news that 2012 Hamilton graduate Lauren Evans will also be transferring out of Blacksburg. Evans will transfer to the University of Arizona, where she will have to sit out a year and use her redshirt eligibility before being … Continue reading

All CTR Virtual game

The All-CTR Basketball Virtual Series

By: Ralph Amsden In celebration of the release of the 2013-14 All-CTR Boys Basketball teams, we decided to bring back an old tradition and stage a virtual playoff between the 1st and 2nd teams. Rosters were uploaded into NBA 2k13, and the players’ ratings were set based on their available statistics, along with their actual … Continue reading

2013-14 All-CTR Basketball Team

By: Ralph Amsden Most all-state teams are designed to have five players per team, but we all know real basketball doesn’t work that way. The 2013-14 All-CTR boys basketball teams run eight deep so we could have them square off in a virtual head-to-head game. As always with previous postseason honors, Our hope is that … Continue reading

Maurice Kirby wins the opening tip of th 12/11 match between the Bears and Chandler Wolves. Chandler won, 69-62.

Basha Alum Maurice Kirby Transfers From Virginia Tech

By: Ralph Amsden Basha alumni Maurice Kirby will transfer from Virginia Tech to Coffeyville Community College in Coffeyville, Kansas for the 2014-15 school year and basketball season. Kirby, who committed to play for the Hokies after averaging 15 points and 11 rebounds as a senior at Basha high school, will be the second big man … Continue reading

Class of 2014 Commitment List

Basha High School Football Rajhan Meriwether: Lafayette College Christian Mederos: Benedictine College Ivan Sanchez: Benedictine College Dillon Udall: Adams State University Zach Werlinger: University of Arizona Basketball Hayley Pryor: Pima Community College Soccer Kevin Beck: Metro State University Breanna Cesmat: Trinity Christian University Kayla Glenn: University of Dallas Alyssa Lamb: Brigham Young University Hawaii Jazmarie … Continue reading

Jordan Howard celebrates signing with Central Arkansas along with the rest of his family. (Photo courtest @perry_pumas Twitter)

Jordan Howard, Mitch McCulley Highlight Late Signings

By: Ralph Amsden Two of the most decorated athletes in Chandler recently announced which colleges they’ll call home next year, with Perry basketball standout electing to play at Central Arkansas University, and Mitch McCulley headed to the Air Force Academy. Jordan Howard played the last three years on the Perry Pumas varsity basketball squad, scoring … Continue reading

Perry's Markus Howard hits an acrobatic shot against Basha on 1/10/14 (Photo by: Dominic Cotroneo)

Markus Howard is Racking Up the Postseason Awards

By: Ralph Amsden While we have dragged our feet coming out with our 2013-14 All-CTR basketball teams (It’s coming, we promise), many local basketball players have been collecting postseason accolades, but none more than Perry freshamn Markus Howard. Howard helped Perry reach the state semifinals this year, averaging 23 points per game on 51% shooting … Continue reading

New Orleans Saints defensive end Cameron Jordan (94) sacks Houston Texans quarterback Matt Schaub (8) in the first half of an NFL preseason football game (Photo Credit: AP)

New Orleans Saints Pick Up Team Option On Cameron Jordan

By: Ralph Amsden Chandler High alum Cameron Jordan, fresh off his first Pro Bowl appearance, had his fifth year team option picked up by the New Orleans Saints, which could keep him in black and gold thru 2015. The option is a big deal for Jordan, as he is poised to make nearly the same … Continue reading

Arizona State defensive lineman Mo Latu (98) lines up during Arizona State's spring game on Saturday, April 19th (Photo by: Fabian Ardaya).

C-Town College Football Update: Spring Games

By: Fabian Ardaya Spring football is here, and with it comes renewed hope and optimism, and for some CTOWN athletes, a fresh start. Let’s catch up on how some of CTOWN’s own have performed this spring: Brett Hundley,¬†UCLA QB (Chandler): The former Chandler product turned some heads when he announced that he would be returning … Continue reading


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