Cochise College Apache men’s basketball player Traijan Powell signed on to play with Dean College in Franklin, Massachusetts. Powell a Buena High School graduate in Sierra Vista, AZ was a key reserve for the Apaches and their incredible season that ended with a record of 25-6 and a regular season conference title. Traijan chose to play for Coach Cabral and Dean College and plans on bringing his experience of playing high-level junior college basketball for two years under head coach, Jerry Carrillo.
“We are excited for Trai and his acceptance into Dean College and being welcomed onto the basketball team. Trai’s work ethic is something that needs to be commended after seeing him buy in and get better as a basketball player in his two years here,” said Head Coach Jerry Carrillo. “He continues the trend of Buena (High School) guys to come here and be successful. We wish him the best of luck as he continues his playing career.”