Another week gone in the dog days of summer and yet we still had a lot of news in the world of Arizona State athletics. The men's basketball team added a junior college player to their backcourt and the ASU hockey team added a new forward to its club.
House of Sparky is beginning our "Best Moment of 2012-2013" bracket so make sure you keep an eye out for that and vote for your favorite moment of this past year. Now, to your week in review
Five Stories to Read from Last Week
The Best Moment of 2012-2013 Bracket Release: House of Sparky is trying to find out what the best moment from this past year in ASU athletics was. We asked for fans submissions and took your submissions and placed them into a bracket. Your vote will determine what was the most memorable moment from the 2012-2013 ASU athletic year.
Shaquille McKissic Transfers to Arizona State: The Sun Devils added a junior college combo guard this week, as Edmonds JC guard Shaquille McKissic made it official that he will transfer to ASU. McKissic only has one year of eligibility remaining and should compete for playing time alongside Jahii Carson in the ASU backcourt.
Ranking the Pac-12 Wide Receivers: We continue in our House of Sparky Pac-12 positional previews and this week the wide receivers are up. Find out which team we believe has the strongest wide receivers and where we placed Arizona State.
ASU Hockey Offseason Review: Mitch Terrell checks in and gives a recap of some Arizona State hockey news. Terrell breaks down who leaves and who is new on this ASU roster and also gives some interesting rumors surrounding ASU hockey.
House of Sparky Preseason All-American Team: Our editor, and FWAA member, Kerry Crowley gives his preseason All-American team. See who Kerry sees as the best college football players in the nation.
News and Notes
- The Arizona State baseball team has 18 players competing on collegiate summer league teams. Three Sun Devils will compete in the prestigious Cap Cod Baseball League and six Sun Devils will play in the New England Collegiate League.
- Arizona State volleyball player Allison Palmer continues blogging during her time in the Czech Republic. Read Palmer's newest blog right here.
Number of football Scholar Ballers has increased from 30 in 2011 to 38 in 2012 and now up to 52 in 2013! #SunDevilWay— Sun Devil Football (@FootballASU) June 18, 2013
Sun Devil Family: it is a bittersweet moment for me as I am leaving Arizona State to pursue my lifelong dream to play professional ...— Trevor Williams (@MeLlamoTrevor) June 19, 2013
Glad to be back on my side of the globe! Was going trough twitter withdrawal, thank GOODNESS I could still get on insta!— Jordan Bachynski (@JayBeeOneThree) June 20, 2013
@SweetTeaWillie helmet is fit for August. Loving the new mask. #sundevilswag pic.twitter.com/83AH3Yfe44— SunDevilEquipment (@SunDevilEquip) June 20, 2013
Carl Bradford just power cleaned 400 lbs - only the second guy @Devilstrength has seen do it in his 17 years #weEATIN— Sun Devil Football (@FootballASU) June 20, 2013
The official jersey exchange for @Coryhahn34 with @DHallDbacks following his news conference at #ChaseField. pic.twitter.com/zcOWnYD4Ex— Arizona Diamondbacks (@Dbacks) June 21, 2013
Just finished a great night of team building. These men are hungry to be the best. Gave up their night to get better together. #anychallenge— Shawn Griswold (@Devilstrength) June 19, 2013