Cian Carvalho is all-time Hutchinson leading scorer

Cian Carvalho became the Hutchinson Community College all-time leading women’s

basketball scorer earlier this week.

Carvalho is a former Kapa’a High

School standout.

The Hutchinson Dragons women’s team – from the state of

Kansas – defeated Kansas City 84-53 to earn a trip to the Region 6


Carvalho scored 24 points and grabbed 12 rebounds in the


Carvalho passed Janay Vulgamore on the all-time list. She scored her

1,000th point on a free throw with 12:12 left in the first half. She finished

the night with 1,017 career points.

“That’s a great career accomplishment,”

Hutchinson coach Rob Edmisson said. “She has to be considered the best post

player in HCC history.”

Carvalho scored 10 of the Dragons’ first 25


Hutchinson (24-7) was scheduled to meet Independence (24-7) in the

Region 6 quarterfinals yesterday.

“It’ll take everything we’ve got to beat

Independence,” Edmisson said.


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