Player Spotlight – Darrien Chritian
His friends and teammates call him D.
Here’s a quick Q&A:
Q: What made you want to come all the way to Chemeketa to play basketball?
A: I wanted to get away, and I heard about Chemeketa from a previous player, Rodney Nelson.
Q: What’s your major?
A: Athletic training and massage therapy.
Q: How long have you played basketball?
A: I have been playing for 16 years.
Q: Who is your basketball idol?
A: Kyrie Irving
Q: Do you have any pre-game rituals that get you in the right frame of mind?
A: I eat gummy worms and pray with my sister over the phone.
Q: What are your goals for this season at Chemeketa?
A: My goal is to win the NWAACCs and be in the Top Ten list for assists.