“I’ve wanted to play at Casper College since I was a sophomore in high school,” says 5-foot-5-inch Kayla Evans of Cheyenne, Wyoming. The sophomore guard heard good things about Casper College from a high school teammate who played for the Thunderbirds, adding, “Casper College is one of the best junior colleges out there, and I thought that I would fit in.”
Ruth Nwokora came all the way from Lagos, Nigeria, to play basketball at Casper College. The 6-foot sophomore post says that she has always wanted to play professional basketball and to do that she needed to come to the “States” and play competitive ball at the collegiate level.
The Casper College men?s and women?s basketball teams will host ?Military Appreciation Night? on Saturday, Jan. 28 beginning at 3 in the ?Swede? Erickson Thunderbird Gym. All veterans and current military with a valid ID will receive free admission for themselves and a guest.