The Northwoods Conference recently announced its awards following the 2014-15 boys’ basketball season.
Senior Gavin Becker of Nevis was named Player of the Year. Junior Bryan Sea of Walker-Hackensack-Akeley was selected as Rookie of the Year.
Scott Kramer of Nevis and Roger White of Red Lake were chosen as Co-Coach of the Year. The Tigers and Warriors both finished with records of 12-2 in Northwoods Conference games.
In addition to Becker, Nevis seniors Kevin Hale and Courtland Chase, along with sophomore Griffin Chase were picked for the All-Conference team. Tigers’ eighth-grader Michael Landquist received Honorable Mention.
Pine River-Backus was represented on the All-Conference team by juniors Zach Struss and Konrad Bueckers. Their Tiger teammates Henry Krecklau (12) and Hank Raph (11) earned Honorable Mention.
2014-15 Northwoods All-Conference Team:
Russell Kingbird - Red Lake - SR
Rob McClain - Red Lake - Soph.
James Jourdain - Red Lake - SR
Jeremy Martin - Red Lake - JR
Kevin Hale - Nevis - SR
Courtland Chase - Nevis - SR
Gavin Becker - Nevis - SR
Griffin Chase - Nevis - Soph.
Alvin Wind III - Cass Lake - JR
Terick Frazer - Cass Lake - Soph.
Zach Struss - Pine River-Backus - JR
Konrad Bueckers - Pine River-Backus - JR
Bryan Sea - Walker-H-A - JR
Tyler Jablonski - Blackduck - JR
Aaron Moss - Laporte - SR
Giizhik Wagner - Northome-Kelliher - JR
Tyrell Patterson - Red Lake - SR
Ira Spears - Red Lake - SR
Justice Needham - Red Lake - SR
Mason Kingbird - Red Lake - SR
Michael Landquist - Nevis - 8th
Will Kingbird - Cass Lake - JR
Damien Kingbird - Cass Lake - SR
Henry Krecklau - Pine River-Backus - SR
Hank Raph - Pine River-Backus - JR
Dakota Hall - Walker-H-A - SR
Logan Gross - Walker-H-A- JR
Eli Rahier - Northome-Kelliher - SR
Cal Roosdett - Northome-Kelliher - JR
Wyatt Brand - Blackduck - JR
Quintin Nelson - Laporte – JR
JV Team of the Year:
Red Lake 14-0
Varsity Conference Standings:
Nevis - 12-2
Red Lake - 12-2
Cass Lake - 9-5
Pine River-Backus - 8-6
Walker-H-A - 7-7
Northome-Kelliher - 5-9
Blackduck - 3-11
Laporte - 0-14