Accomplished Year for Chris Ross After Getting Multiple Awards and Championships
The 32-year-old Filipino-American Chris Ross didn't have early success in the PBA. Drafted overall 3rd by Burger King in 2009, he went on to play with four franchises as an average player, nothing special was happening.
Until his stint with San Miguel Beermen changed everything. He blended well with the team and was able to find a spot and it continued for years. With SMB, Chris Ross has received 5 championships, 2 finals MVP, the best player of the conference, All-Star and many more.
It was the last two years were his career suddenly picked up and this year all of his hard work paid off.
Here are some of the accomplishments of Chris Ross this year.
1. 2017 Most Improved Player - Chris Ross
2. 2017 All-Defensive team together with Japeth Aguilar, June Mar Fajardo, Gabe Norwood, Jio Jalalon and Chris Ross
3. 2017 Mythical First Team- Chris Ross, Alex Cabagnot, June Mar Fajardo, Japeth Aguilar and Arwind Santos
4. 2017 All Filipino Finals MVP
5. 2017 Best player of the conference ( Commissioners Cup)
6. 2017 PBA All-Star
7. 2017 Defensive player of the year
8. 2X Champion ( 2017 Philippine Cup and 2017 Commisioners Cup)
The PBA Press Corps 24th Annual Awards Night will be happening today and Chris Ross will be receiving his second and back to back award for the Defensive Player of the Year.