Sprague Basketball Preview

Boys Basketball:

Coach: B.J. Dobrkovsky, 12th year.

Last year's record: 11-14 overall, 9-7 GVC, lost in first round of state playoffs.

Key Atheletes:

Kaiden Flanigan, sr., G: The four-year starter and two-time second-team all-GVC player has proven himself an adept scoring presence and a strong leader.

Teagan Quitoriano, jr., F: One of the best post players in the state, his development into a first-team all-league and honorable mention all-state player coincided with Sprague's return to prominence.

Perry VanHouten, jr., F: An honorable mention all-league player and a returning starter.

Outlook: The Olympians return four starters and have an athletic, experienced upper class that will contend for the league championship.

Read more about Teagan Quitoriano in the Original Article below.(1)

Girls Basketball:

Coach: Casey Williams, third year.

Last year's record: 10-15 overall, 5-11 GVC, lost in play-in round.

Key Athletes:

Natalie Bock, jr., G: A two-year starter and improved player, she has been one of the bright spots in the program.

Sarah Teubner, sr., PG: An honorable mention all-league player last year, she was the league player of the year in soccer this fall.

Kiyah Brown, sr., G: A player who has been an integral part of the team's turnaround.

Outlook: The Olympians made a big step forward in reaching the play-in round last year and have the players to make another step up this season.(2)

(1)By Gary Horowitz, Statesman Journal (11-29-16)Original Article

(2)By Pete Martini, Statesman Journal (11-28-16)Original Article

Carter McQuigg 11/30/16