22 - Chris Skrelja
Chris Skrelja
Height: 6-6
Weight: 220
Year: Senior
Hometown: Hastings-on-Hudson, NY
High School: Trinity Catholic
Position: F
SJunior: Second Team All-Ivy selection...Earned Ivy League Player of the Week honors after scoring a career high 29 points vs. Hartford on 11 of 12 shooting from the field...Registered double-doubles against Yale (16 points, career high 15 rebounds), Cornell (12 points, 11 rebounds), and Princeton (11 points, 12 rebounds)...His 8.7 rebounds per game were third in the Ivy League...ranked second in the Ivy League with 4.04 assists per game...Just missed a triple-double vs. Army with 15 points, nine rebounds and eight assists...Handed out eight assists vs. Eastern Michigan, Army, American and Penn...Grabbed six rebounds against Ohio U. at the College Basketball Invitational...Sophomore: Earned 11 starts for the Bears... Averaged 7.0 ppg for the season... Scored in the double figure seven times, including a season high 14 points vs. Quinnipiac...Scored 12 points and grabbed 7 rebounds against UC Davis... handed out a career best seven assists vs. Rhode Island...Ranked 2nd on the team with 3.9 rebounds per game...Grabbed a season high 8 rebounds vs. Cornell, while also scoring 10 points against the Big red...Scored 10 points and grabbed five rebounds against Rhode island... Freshman: Appeared in all 27 games for the Bears... Averaged 3.3 points and 2.6 rebounds... Named Ivy League Rookie of the Week when he exploded for a double-double on the road vs. Harvard with 19 points and 10 rebounds... Connected on 8 of 10 field goals, including 3 of 4 shooting from behind the three point arc...Contributed 9 points to Brown's Ivy win against Cornell... Tossed in 7 points and grabbed 7 rebounds in Brown's win over Princeton...Grabbed six rebounds against both Maryland-eastern Shore and Albany...Earned the Jim Turner '86 Award for the player showing the most improvement throughout the year...Secondary School Background: A graduate of Trinity Catholic High School where he was a first team All-State selection by the Hartford Courant and New Haven Register...Co-Captain of Trinity Catholic team which was ranked number two in Connecticut Division I...First Team All-Fairfield County Interscholastic Athletic Conference...Academic All-State...Scored 30 points in the State Division I semifinals and netted 27 points in the State championship game...Averaged 19 points and 8.7 rebounds a game as a senior, shooting 41 percent from three-point range...Honor Roll student...Represented Connecticut in the JCC Schoolboy Classic...Personal: Christopher Anthony Skrelja, born December 17, 1987...The son of Pashko and Lisa Skrelja of Hastings-on-Hudson...Has a brother, George...Enjoys football, baseball, ping-pong, dancing, video games, hanging out with his family, and the beach...Economics concentrator.