FC Basketball: Senior night 2019

FC Basketball: Senior night 2019

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Senior, Suky Cheema, poses with his family on senior night, Feb. 5.

Taking on the Wonderful College Preparatory Academy Wolves, the Fresno Christian boys and girls varsity basketball teams honor their oldest team members for senior night, Feb. 5.

For the girls, seniors, Hannah Estes, Angelica Escalera, Alina Davila, Julia Fikse, Macie Thompson and Ashley Zamarripa are recognized for their accomplishments within the basketball team in their last year of high school. Meeting their families on the court, the girls are congratulated by the crowd and given flowers.

At the end of the game, the lady Eagles take the victory of the Wolves, 45-37. With 18 of the points coming from Thompson, and 7 from Zamarripa.

For the boys, seniors, Michel Huangh, Landon Goldsborough, Griffin Schmidt, Brandon Brogan and Suky Cheema are honored pre game.

In the game, the Eagles defeat the Wolves, 71-53. Brogan leads the scoring among the seniors with a total of 10 points, 9 of those coming from beyond the three point line. Cheema scores 6, Goldsborough scores 5 and Schmidt scores 4.

The following night, Feb. 6, both teams defeat the Laton Mustangs, securing the title of the East Sierra League Champions for both the boys and the girls. Stay tuned for updates on the playoff schedules of the teams.

The video below shows highlights of senior night for the basketball teams:

For another basketball video, watch Boys Varsity Basketball defeats Laton

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Blake Deffenbacher
Second year Feather staffer, Blake Deffenbacher, ‘20, spends his second year on the Feather team as a video journalist. In his first year, Deffenbacher developed his camera skills as a photojournalist, learning the workflow and concept of media in journalism. Over the summer, he used those skills in his church, CrossCity Christian Church, working alongside the churches creative arts and media team to produce numerous marketing and promotion videos. Deffenbacher spent this time with his church practicing and perfecting his filming, directing and editing skills. This year, Deffenbacher hopes to use those skills to benefit the video team. Outside of The Feather, Deffenbacher spends time practicing to play for his schools golf team. After winning the league championship as a team and finishing second place overall in the league individually last year, Deffenbacher hopes to lead the team to the Valley Championships this year. Upon graduating, Deffenbacher plans on moving out of Fresno to attend a four year university. His hopes are to major in business management or marketing. With that expertes, Deffenbacher sees many career opportunities in marketing and business. Deffenbacher knows that the skills that he learns on The Feather team will benefit him in his future careers, both in media and writing.

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