Posted On: 04/11/19 8:33 PM

In the center of Paulding County lies a truly under the radar talent. Starting at Wayne Trace High School and leading the team in scoring the last two seasons, Haviland is the home of Raiders wing Nate Gerber (2020). An intriguing prospect with little college attention thus far, Gerber has an opportunity this summer to continue developing his game and ultimately try and earn his first college offer. I had the opportunity to chat with Nate and learn more about his role with Wayne Trace, how the Raiders continue to have such consistent play, and more.

The Raiders cultivated their season, falling to District runner-up Kalida in the District Semis, after a 19-6 season. Wayne Trace earned a share of the Green Meadows Conference during the season and knocked off Hicksville and Ottoville during the year. Wayne Trace is no stranger to postseason success and although this season ended in the Districts, Gerber and his Wayne Trace teammates understand every seasons expectations are high.

“Because of (Coach Al Welch), we have set high expectations. We focused on a GMC title throughout the season which has led us to winning 30 of 48 GMC championships. Then, we prepare for tournament right

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