Posted On: 05/31/19 10:12 PM

Brandon Valley won a state title last year thanks to a big senior class and junior big man Gavin Terhark. That senior class will be tough to replace, but Terhark is a heck of a building block.

Terhark, a 6-foot-8 forward, is looking forward to running it back - albeit with a new group of teammates.

“We had eight seniors last year so we lose a lot but we definitely have some younger guys that will be back and step up,” Terhark said. “We had a sophomore who started that will be back. We have some other juniors who should ready to step in and fill some roles. This summer will be great for development. With team camps and stuff, it’s great time to work on things individually.”

Terhark’s spending the grassroots season with the Pentagon Schoolers, a team comprised of top-flight talent from South Dakota along with a few guys from Minnesota and North Dakota. He’s had some challenges adjusting to a new role with the team, but the opportunity to go up against high-end talent every weekend has been incredibly valuable.

“I love my teammates and it’s

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