Christopher Brassell '89

  • 2003 Induction Class
Christopher Brassell '89

At CHA Chris excelled in football, basketball, and baseball, captaining the football and basketball teams. He was named the Most Valuable Player in all three sports and made the All-Inter-Ac teams in basketball and baseball. In football, he won All-Independence League honors, was an All-City defensive back, and was captain and Most Valuable Player in the Daily News City All-Star game. In basketball, Chris won the Markward Award and was selected to the Keystone State Games team. Winner of CHA’s Patterson Cup, he was a finalist for the Daily News City Athlete of the Year and a finalist for the WIP Scholar-Athlete of the Year. At the University of Pennsylvania, Chris was an outstanding two-year All-Ivy League wide receiver; he won the Maxwell Award as Collegiate Player of the Month and led his team to an Ivy-League Championship.

  • Baseball
  • Football
  • basketball

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