Victor Valley College sophomore basketball standout Max Barkeley has signed with NCAA Division II Simon Fraser University.
Barkeley, a 6-foot-2 guard is averaging 13.2 points, 2.7 rebounds and 2.2 assists in six games so far this season.
It’s a good fit for him. He is originally from Vancouver, Canada where the school is located, although he lives now in Lake Arrowhead and graduated from Rim of the World High School.
Cal Poly Pomona’s Terrence Drisdom has been named the California Collegiate Athletic Association Men’s Basketball Player of the Week for Nov. 14-16.
Drisdom had two stellar performances to open 2014 play, leading the Broncos to victories over Westmont and Azusa Pacific.
In Friday’s 85-62 win over Westmont, the senior guard totaled 18 points on six-for-10 shooting from the field which included two made from three point range four from the free throw line.
Saturday’s 81-78 overtime win against the Cougars saw Drisdom collect a career-high 27 points, edging his previous mark of 26 points from two seasons ago. He put down seven of his 11 shots, coupled with two triples and 11 made free throws.
Defensively, Drisdom averaged 7.5 rebounds and five steals per game.
On the weekend, the Corona product totaled 45 points, 15 rebounds, 10 steals, and four assists.
Junior forward-center Darsha Burnside of Cal Baptist has been named PacWest Defender of the Week.
The former Cajon High School standout helped the Lancers to wins over Northwest Nazarene and Central Washington.
She averaged 20 points, 13.5 rebounds, 5.0 blocks and 1.5 steals per game. She totaled 21 defensive boards and shot 57.7 percent from the field.