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Middletown basketball star Ryan Hughes announces college choice

Posted 2/7/18

Middletown basketball standout Ryan Hughes will play college basketball at Ursinus College, he announced on Twitter on Thursday.

“Thank you to all the college coaches that have shown …

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Middletown basketball star Ryan Hughes announces college choice

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Middletown basketball standout Ryan Hughes will play college basketball at Ursinus College, he announced on Twitter on Thursday.

“Thank you to all the college coaches that have shown interest in me and believed I could play at the next level. Also, thank you to my family, coaches, teammates, girlfriend, and best friends for always believing in me and helping me exceed my goals. After a lot of thought, I'm happy to announce I will be continuing my athletic and education career at Ursinus College! #GoBears,” said the tweet.

Ursinus is a private, independent, coeducational, liberal arts college located in Collegeville, about 25 miles from Center City Philadelphia.

Their teams compete in the Centennial Conference. This season, they are 14-7 overall and 10-4 in the conference.

Hughes is the second leading scorer in Blue Raider history, trailing only Dave Grabuloff, who scored 2,000 points in the 1990s. Hughes has 1,671 points on his career.

He is averaging more than 21 points a game this season.