The spring travel season brings clubs to tournaments which draws college coaches which draws scholarship offers.
Here is the most recent list of Idaho Select players that have signed, committed or transferred this spring:
Jared Allen, Twin Falls, ID – Signed at Walla Wall CC
Seth Anderson, Post Falls, ID – Signed at Pacific Lutheran University
Dallen Bills, Marsh Valley – Transferring from Walla Walla CC to University of Alaska-Fairbanks
Riley Bradshaw, Corvallis, MT – . . . → Read More: Select players that will be playing at the next level
Congratulations to the 7 Idaho Select players that were named to the Idaho All-State teams this year, including 2 Players of the Year. There were also two out of state Idaho Select players that were chosen to their respective all-state teams, making a total of 9 Idaho Select players that were recognized for their talents.
Wahl was named the 1A-D2 Player of the Year and Nygaard was selected as the 2A Player of the . . . → Read More: Idaho All-State Teams
At the Idaho Center on Saturday, three title games featured five players from Idaho Select rosters.
In the 1A-D2 game, Sawyer Wahl was dominant for Nezperce in their game against Carey. In addition to his 20 points and 10 rebounds, Wahl set the tone early by taking three charges in the first quarter. Nezperce would get the win 47-62. Wahl averaged 17.7 points and 7 rebounds in the tournament, showing why he is a top . . . → Read More: Select players grab three state titles
From the Idaho Center, five Idaho Select players will get their shot to carve their place in Idaho history.
Sawyer Wahl (Nezperce) will start the day off with the tournament’s first championship game vs. Carey.
In the 2A game, Kamiah’s Jack Nygaard will match up with Cole Valley’s Trevor Thomas.
And in the day’s finale, Seth Anderson (Post Falls) and Cody Spjute (Borah) square off in the 5A title game.
Check out all the Idaho . . . → Read More: Idaho Select players go for glory in three state title games
From Capital High School, Kamiah and New Plymouth squared off in the first semi-final game and it was a great one. The fans were in to it and both teams brought out the best in each other.
For New Plymouth, it was the White brothers that were the key to early first half success. The younger of the two, Chase, was hitting outside bombs while the older brother, Carson, was playing great defense.
Kamiah was . . . → Read More: Kamiah keeps it rolling, moves to the state finals
Spjute scores 12 to help Borah advance to the 5A semi-finals
Tate and Saetrum combine for 31 to lead Timberline to 5A semi-finals
Nygaard scores 19 and Kamiah moves on to 2A semi-finals
Wahl’s 16 points leads Nezperce on to the 1A-D2 semi-finals
Read box scores here
Congratulations to the following Idaho Select players (click to see spring and summer rosters) that have helped their high school teams make it to their state tournament.
Jared Allen, Twin Falls, 4A
Seth Anderson, Post Falls, 5A
Myles Brewer, Skyview, 4A
Tyler Dubowsky, Kuna, 4A
Sheldon Field, Skyview, 4A
Stefan Gonzalez, Highland, 5A
Thomas Hamilton, Baker, 4A
Jake Hollifield, Jerome, 4A
Landon Kissinger, Centennial, 5A
Tyler Langford, Timberline, 5A
Aaron Maffey, Centennial, 5A
Jack Nygaard, . . . → Read More: 20 Idaho Select players make it to state
Day 4 ended a great tournament run for the Idaho Select teams, as three teams now prepare for the Best of the Summer tournament in L.A.
Idaho Select Black (17U) started their first game with a strong win over the Arizona Sting, 61-57 to advance to the Gold Bracket Sweet 16. A great game, Black battled back from an 11 point deficit and tied the game with 5:00 minutes to go. From there it was . . . → Read More: Day 4 brings adidas Super 64 to a close
Day 2 in Las Vegas wrapped up with Idaho Select Black losing a hard fought game against Texas Select. It was a rebound game of sorts, showing improvement from their day’s first game.
The Black team (17U) lost their first game of the day to Connecticut’s Aim High, 70-63. Black started out fast but quickly cooled off, giving Aim High momentum and a run that extended to an 18 point lead. The guys fought back . . . → Read More: Pool play finishes for Black and White, going well for Red and Green
The following players were named to all-state teams and played for Idaho Select this past summer and/or spring and/or are currently on our spring roster. They include 1 Player of the Year, 4 First Team and 4 Second Team selections.
First Team: Faruk Huskic (Centennial), Tyson Percifield (Mountain View)
Second Team: Daved Gillmor (Eagle), Marcus Graham (Timberline), Patrick Manning (Centennial)
First Team: Andy Harrington (Bishop Kelly)
Player of the Year: Joey Nebeker . . . → Read More: Idaho Select players prove they are the best in the state