Posted On: 02/26/19 3:48 PM
Preview of the 2019 WIAA Division 3 playoffs…
The Favorites – Stratford and Prescott
Stratford went a perfect 22-0 during the regular season, winning the Marawood South Conference. The Tigers are led by Wisconsin football recruit Ben Barten, who’s averaging 15.3 ppg this season. Stratford won seven games by 30 or more points in 2018-19.
Looking to return to the state tournament, Prescott (18-4) split the Middle Border Conference championship with New Richmond. The Cardinals enter the playoffs on a 12-game winning streak. Junior guard Parker Nielsen is having a huge season, putting up 26.4 ppg.
The Darkhorses –