Topic: basketball

PASADENA, Calif. — On September 22, newly named Caltech Women’s Head Basketball Coach Annie Tarakchian met with the students of the St. Gregory Alfred and Marguerite Hovsepian School in Pasadena, Calif. The program began with Shahe[...]

LOS ANGELES – Basketball player and coach Edward Noni Atamian passed away on January 9 after a week-long battle with Covid-19. Atamian was born in Alexandria, Egypt in 1932. Atamian started playing basketball at a young age with the Gamk[...]

By Mike Whaley GYUMRI, Armenia (seacoastonline.com) – Atencio Martin’s unusual basketball journey has taken him from his high school playing days in Kittery, Maine, to two tours of stardom at Southern Maine Community College[...]

HARTFORD, Conn. – On Sunday, January 7, 2018, immediately following the Divine Liturgy and Blessing of the Water Service, parishioners of St. George Armenian Church of Hartford, CT, participated in their annual Christmas luncheon. Upon[...]

GROTON (Lowell Sun) – Westford native Alyna Baharozian, a senior basketball player at the Groton School, recently scored her 1,000th career point in a game vs. Milton. Baharozian is a three-year captain for Groton’s girls[...]

By Tom Hawthorn TORONTO, Canada (Globe and Mail) – While playing for the Soviet Union in the gold-medal basketball game at the 1964 Olympics, point guard Armenak Alajajian contested a loose ball, only to have a much larger American land[...]