Posted On: 09/8/15 4:30 PM

PHD caught up with Yankton Coach Chris Haynes for the first of many "Coach Speak" articles that will preview the teams in South Dakota as well as North Dakota this year.  

Haynes on Returning Talent

Reid Sawatzke: 6’ senior. Averaged 6 points per game as a freshman and 11 points per game as a sophomore. Missed his entire junior season with a knee injury.

Tanner Frick: 5’11 senior. Averaged 8 points and 4 assists per game as a junior. All ESD conference.

Keenan LaCroix: 6’3 senior. Averaged 8 points and 5 rebounds as a junior.

Brady Sorenson: 6’2 senior. Averaged 7 points and 4 rebounds as a junior.

Blake Savey: 6’3 senior. Missed entire junior year with a knee injury.

Alex Withrow: 6’2 senior. Missed last season with a knee injury.

Nate Stephenson: 6’1 junior. Averaged 2 points and 2 assists last year as a sophomore.

Haynes on what graduated:

"The Bucks lost 5 key seniors from last year’s team that went 14-9 overall, 13-7 in the regular season, and 12-4 in the ESD which was good enough for 2nd place in the conference.

"Brady Hale was one of those seniors. He was a first team All-state selection. Brady

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