The men’s basketball team celebrated the season with a wonderful dinner on wednesday night honoring the coaches and athletes. Before dinner, coach Gary Bailey thanked the parents and coaches wives for their support and dedication to the program. After dinner, each player received a framed certificate from the school and coach Bailey talked about the hightlights of the season. There were many records that fell during the season, most notibly was the record for wins in a season (21). The Tigers won 30 games for the first time and shattered the old record. Allen Durham was selected as an NCCAA 1st team All-American and Brandon Clahhassey was selected for the Honorable Mention Team. Both players were selected as Midwest All-Region as well as Brandon Herlein. Other awards that were given out were: Tiger Award – Brandon Clahassey, Most Improved Player – Paul Nelson, and Team MVP – Allen Durham. The evening conluded with a great highlight video that covered the season and championship run.
The players and coaches would like to thank Kim Karnemaat for donating endless hours of her time to put together the video and making copies for the team members.