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By Grant Clark
The South Puget Sound Community College men's and women's basketball programs will honor their sophomore players during the regular season home finale on Saturday, February 22, at The Evergreen State College.
The women will tipoff at 1:00 p.m. with the men's game following at 3:00 p.m.
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Chatman was highly instrumental in the Clippers' win over 8th-ranked Lower Columbia with a huge three at the buzzer to help lift South Puget Sound (4-0, 14-4) to the top of the West Region's standings. This past week he averaged 20 points and 4.5 assists per game to go with 2 rebounds and 4 steals.
In his time at SPSCC, sophomore Ben Janssan has taken on much more than the role of international student-athlete.
Originally from Australia, Ben attended high school in Centralia before joining the Clipper Men's Basketball team in 2018. Kicking off his second year at the college—and on the basketball team—Ben has connected with nearly all sectors of campus and works in the Clipper Cafe and as part of the Social Media Team. He also excels in the classroom and frequently lands on Academic Honor Role lists.
Though it’s a big change of scenery for the Marceline, Missouri native, Andrew Green admits the Pacific Northwest has long been a target for him, his wife Marilyn, and their shih tzu-terrier Pearl—with the city of Olympia being the perfect size for their family, and SPSCC representing an opportunity to work within the community college system.