Posted On: 02/14/19 12:00 PM


The favorite: No team in 3A has made or attempted as many 3s as Pella, and the Dutch have gone 6-0 this season against teams in this substate, including a 60-53 win over second seeded Ballard. The Dutch are back to their old style of free-flowing, up-tempo play that made them so successful in the middle part of the decade, and have four players averaging in double figures. Logan Shetterly (17.6) is the leading scorer, with Ryan Gustafson (12.0), John Oltman (10.5) and Nick DeJong (10.4) joining him in double figures. Shetterly, Gustafson and Oltman have each attempted 105+ 3-pointers, and role players Grant Nelson (6.7, 24 3PM) and Karl Miler (4.6, 20 3PM) are also quality shooters. The Dutch are one of the most explosive offenses in 3A, averaging 69 points a game, good for 5th in the class. This group has a lot of weapons, goes really deep and is going to be tough for any team in this district (where the top threats aren't really strong defensive teams) to keep pace with. 

The biggest threat: Ballard hasn't been

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