Posts Tagged: Anchorage Christian High

Former ACS teammates face off in college, both finish in top 10

September 5, 2021

They won a state title together in high school, but now Anchorage’s Tristian Merchant and Blake Bennett are on different sides in college. They faced off for the first time at the George Kyte Classic in Flagstaff, Arizona. Both former ACS standouts landed in the top 10, but Merchant earned bragging rights as the top… Read more »

Gatkuoth plays significant role, helps South Sudan reach Elite 8

August 29, 2021

The South Sudan Basketball Federation is headed to the quarterfinals of the FIBA Africa Championships. And Anchorage’s Mareng Gatkuoth played a pivotal part in making that happen. The 21-year-old guard logged key minutes down the stretch and delivered several big plays in the second half as the South Sudanese eked out an 88-86 win over… Read more »

Gatkuoth joins South Sudan squad for FIBA Africa tournament

August 24, 2021

Anchorage basketball star Mareng Gatkuoth will help South Sudan usher in a new era at the FIBA Africa Championships. Ten years after the country gained its independence, the South Sudanese have punched their ticket to FIBA Africa for the first time and Gatkuoth will be part of the history in Rwanda. The 21-year-old sophomore at… Read more »