Hometown: San Diego, CA
Previous School: San Diego Mesa College
College: Putras is entering her first season playing for Simpson. She is a transfer from San Diego Mesa College. While at SDMC, she earned first team honors (2012) and all-conference runner-up honors (2012). Her team was the PCAC conference champions in 2012. She was an Academic All-State selection in 2011 and 2012.
High School: Purtras played two years of varsity basketball at Grossmont High School. She made eight 3-pointers in one game in 2010.
Personal: Chanel is the daughter of Bushra Putras. Her hobbies include basketball, music, motorcycles, animals, and food. Her career goal is to earn her Ph.D.
Reason for coming to Simpson: "I chose Simpson in order to re-connect with Jesus and create a sound relationship with him as a new lifestyle."