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Travis Garrison: 'Things with Khimik are looking on the up and up' - Dec 3, 2010


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Garrison
Hello my name is Travis Garrison (203-F-84, agency: Edge Sports, college: Maryland).I am currently playing ball in Ukraine for Khimik-OPZ Yuzny basketball team.I also played here the 2nd half of 2009/2010 season.This year we are currently in last place,but things are looking on the up and up for us.We are playing a lot better now,and we are going to win more games and move up in our league.We lost a tough one last night in OT,but proud of the effort we gave by continuing to fight to the end.We have a good team,once we fix a few things we will be just fine.We are also playing in Eurochallenge and is currently 1-1,we have a game against Ventspils which will be our 2nd time playing them.We lost to them the first time,but I think things will be much different this time around.It's a long season so we have time to turn things around as long as we stay positive and keep pushing.

I am married,but my family is back in the U.S which is difficult for my wife and I.I have a son and we are raising her younger brother who is 5,so being away from them can be tough sometimes.But we play like every 2 or 3 days and practice twice a day so that takes my mind off of missing them a little.When I get home and is by myself is when it hits me,but I am doing this for them so that keeps me going.I am close with the players on my team and the Americans which makes things a lot better too.When you have teammates that are close and get along,it makes being away from home not so bad.But hopefully I will see them soon.

Well I will let you all know how things turn out for us in this next game in Eurochallenge.God Bless.

  



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Eurobasket.com All-Ukrainian National League Awards 2016- May.24, 2016  (by Eurobasket Center)


Finals MVP: Arina Bilocerkivska (170-G-89) of Interkhim;
Player of the Year: Olga Yatskovets (183-C-97) of Chaika;
Guard of the Year: Arina Bilocerkivska (170-G-89) of Interkhim;
Forward of the Year: Viktoriya Kondus (170-SF-97) of Dynamo-NPU;
Center of the Year: Olga Yatskovets (183-C-97) of Chaika;
Coach of the Year: Iryna Shchipakina of Interkhim;
1st Team:
G: Arina Bilocerkivska (170-G-89) of Interkhim;
G/F: Yulia Musienko (178-G/F-97) of Interkhim;
SF
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Eurobasket.com All-Ukrainian SL Favorit Sport Awards 2016- May.15, 2016  (by Eurobasket Center)


Finals MVP: Branden Frazier (190-PG-92) of Khimik;
Player of the Year: Dmytro Gliebov (198-G/F-88) of SC Kryvbas;
Guard of the Year: Branden Frazier (190-PG-92) of Khimik;
Forward of the Year: Artur Drozdov (199-SF-80) of Dynamo;
Center of the Year: Viacheslav Petrov (203-PF-94) of Khimik;
Import Player of the Year: Branden Frazier (190-PG-92) of Khimik;
Domestic Player of the Year: Dmytro Gliebov (198-G/F-88) of SC Kryvbas;
Defensive Player of the Year: Dmytro Gl
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Aleksandra Khomenchuk selected the top Ukrainian playing abroad in last week's games- May.2, 2016  (by Eurobasket Center)

Here is the weekly review of the top performing Ukrainian players, who play currently abroad. This week's number one is an international center Aleksandra Khomenchuk (202-89). She could not help Basketball Nymburk (20-1) in their last game. Despite Khomenchuk's good performance the first-placed Basketball Nymburk (20-1) was crushed 81-56 on the road by the lower-ranked (#6) USK Praha in the Places 1-8 group. [read more]
Aleksandra Khomenchuk selected the top Ukrainian playing abroad in last week's games Apr.25, 2016
Viktoria Mircheva selected the top Ukrainian playing abroad in last week's games Apr.18, 2016
Aleksandra Khomenchuk's double-double lands her Player of the Week award among Ukrainians playing currently abroad: Apr.11, 2016
Viktoria Mircheva selected the top Ukrainian playing abroad in last week's games Apr.4, 2016
Aleksandra Khomenchuk selected the top Ukrainian playing abroad in last week's games Mar.28, 2016
Olesia Malashenko selected the top Ukrainian playing abroad in last week's games Mar.21, 2016
Olesia Malashenko selected the top Ukrainian playing abroad in last week's games Mar.21, 2016
Eurobasket.com All-Ukrainian Superleague Awards 2016 Mar.16, 2016
Aleksandra Khomenchuk's double-double lands her Player of the Week award among Ukrainians playing currently abroad: Mar.14, 2016
Aleksandra Khomenchuk's double-double lands her Player of the Week award among Ukrainians playing currently abroad: Mar.7, 2016
Aleksandra Khomenchuk's double-double lands her Player of the Week award among Ukrainians playing currently abroad: Mar.7, 2016
Viktoria Mircheva selected the top Ukrainian playing abroad in last week's games Feb.29, 2016
Aleksandra Khomenchuk selected the top Ukrainian playing abroad in last week's games Feb.15, 2016
Aleksandra Khomenchuk selected the top Ukrainian playing abroad in last week's games Feb.8, 2016
Viktoria Mircheva selected the top Ukrainian playing abroad in last week's games Feb.1, 2016
Viktoria Mircheva selected the top Ukrainian playing abroad in last week's games Jan.25, 2016
Viktoria Mircheva selected the top Ukrainian playing abroad in last week's games Jan.18, 2016
Aleksandra Khomenchuk's double-double lands her Player of the Week award among Ukrainians playing currently abroad: Jan.11, 2016
Viktoria Mircheva's double-double lands her Player of the Week award among Ukrainians playing currently abroad: Jan.4, 2016
Eurobasket.com All-Ukrainian National League Awards 2015 Apr.16, 2015
Slava Kavtsov: "There was not enough trust gained, but a lot of passion to play" Jun.5, 2014
Maksym Pustozvonov: "Always put the team goals first. That's my key to success" Apr.30, 2014
Middle Class Is For The Birds Nov.5, 2013
L.I.F.E Oct.24, 2013
Dynamo add Martina Wood and Jessica Starling Mar.16, 2012
Ksenia Kirichenko is a newcomer at Regina-Basket Bar Feb.10, 2012
Regina-Basket Bar lands Sazonenko Jan.24, 2012
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