Posted On: 02/8/21 8:28 PM

Breaking down the race to advance to the state tournament in Division 1 Sectional 1...

 

THE FAVORITE

De Pere (17-3)

The Redbirds have grinded their way through a tough Fox River Classic schedule and have one of the top resumes in all of Division 1. De Pere can boast wins over Ashwaubenon, Wrightstown, Bay Port, Notre Dame, West De Pere, Seymour, and Stevens Point. De Pere can also turn to arguably the best player in the sectional, sophomore guard John KinzigerJohnKinziger5'11" | CGDe Pere | 2023StateWI, who’s putting up 23 points and four assists per game.

 

TOP CHALLENGERS

River Falls (15-2)

Augustana commit Zac JohnsonZacJohnson6'3" | SGRiver Falls | 2021StateWI is one of the most lethal shooters in the state. Paired with twin towers Liam DoughertyLiamDougherty6'7" | PFRiver Falls | 2021StateWI and Jameson DoughertyJamesonDougherty6'9" | PFRiver Falls | 2021StateWI, an Army commit, the Wildcats have a dangerous trio that could lead them to state. Currently leading the Big Rivers Conference, River Falls is playing some of their best ball, having won eight games in a row.

Stevens Point (11-2)

This team is going to be a very tough out with the way they share the ball, take high quality shots, and play team defense. SPASH’s lone two losses came to

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