Mario Flaherty at Houston Baptist UniversityMario Flaherty (Skyline College, ’08) was recently named to the Houston Baptist Men’s Basketball All-Decade Team.  As a junior, Flaherty appeared in all thirty games, making twenty starts.  As a senior, he started every contest averaging 13.8 points and 9.2 rebounds per game.  His forty-seven blocked shots are the 14th highest total in a single season at HBU.  Mario was named 1st Team All-Great West Conference and helped the Huskies to the Great West title game in its first season in the league.  He recorded career high’s of 30 points and 20 rebounds during his time at HBU.

Flaherty was honored during the half-time ceremony of the Huskies final home game this season.

Article by Justin Piergrossi