Athlete Updates

  • Nov

    Week in Review – Nov 22

    Issie Bourne shoots a career-high 23 points. Photo: University of Nebraska In a College career that is going from strength to strength, Isabelle Bourne continues to grow in her role with the Nebraska Cornhuskers. “Bourne, a third-year sophomore from Canberra, Australia, scored 16 points during Nebraska’s huge first-quarter run to put Nebraska firmly in control…. Read More

  • Nov

    Welcome to 2021-22

    Hayley MacDonald signed with Williston State University. Photo: Williston State University CBR2USA is back There was much soul-searching before CBR2USA returned this year. Maintaining the site and producing regular reviews involves a reasonable financial and time overhead. For a long time, I was planning to shelve the site. However, the number of new ‘fresh’ faces… Read More

  • Apr

    Final Review 2021

    Abby Solway. Photo: South Georgia Technical College Standout Performances Abby Solway‘s season with the South Georgia Tech Lady Jets came to an end this month with the team’s fourth loss for the season.  Their 22-4 record saw them become the NJCAA Southeast District champions before going down in the first round of the Division 1… Read More

  • Apr

    Month in Review – April 5

    John Mapiou hoop-bound. Photo: New Mexico Military Institute Standout Performances John Mapiou has put in solid all-round performances for the New Mexico Military Institute Broncos over the last month, with game-topping stats for rebounds, assists and steals. Averaging 6.5 points and 4.3 rebounds per game, John is sitting relatively high in national rankings for steals… Read More

  • Mar

    Fortnight in Review – March 8

    Photo: Idaho State University Standout Performances Callie Bourne‘s  Idaho State University Bengals have just concluded their stellar regular season in style – as the Big Sky Conference regular season champions.    During their last fortnight of play, Callie put in two outstanding performances, including a game where she topped points, rebounds and assists (22 points,… Read More

  • Feb

    Week in Review – February 22

    Issie Bourne scoops three major honours. Photo: University of Nebraska Standout Performances Canberra has so much to be proud about when it comes to Isabelle Bourne. Averaging 21.5 points and 14.0 rebounds in her two games last week, Issie was granted accolades at both the national and Conference level. College Sports Madness named her National… Read More

  • Feb

    Fortnight in Review – February 17

    Bul Kuol scores a career high 29 points. Photo: University of Detroit Mercy Standout Performances In four games over the last fortnight for the Detroit Mercy Titans, Bul Kuol has averaged almost 18 points per game, bringing his average for the season to just over 15 points.  In a 10 point win against Purdue Fort… Read More

  • Feb

    Week in Review – February 2

    Abby Solway. Photo: South Georgia Technical College Standout Performances Abby Solway arrived in the USA less than a month ago. In a period of four short weeks she has placed her stamp on a team that is among the best in its class. Her introduction to College basketball will have resembled a whirlwind.  With hardly… Read More

  • Jan

    Fortnight In Review – January 26

    Callie Bourne. Photo: Idaho State University Standout Performances Each time I prepare this Review, there tends to be a standout athlete who is deserving of the spotlight, modest though it may be.  This week has presented me with a challenge as both Bul Kuol and Callie Bourne have performed at an exemplary level and are… Read More

  • Jan

    Athlete Review – January 2021

    Rosie Schweizer sets career high. Photo: University of the Pacific Despite the impact being wrought on the general population of the US by the COVID 19 crisis, the NCAA season, particularly for Division 1 Colleges, is in full swing. Our five Division 1 athletes – Bul Kuol, Callie Bourne, Issie Bourne, Rosie Schweizer and Pyper… Read More