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 Kinziger John Kinziger 5'11" | CG De Pere | 2023 State WI , who’s putting up 23 points and four assists per game.

 

TOP CHALLENGERS

River Falls (15-2)

Augustana commit Zac Johnson Zac Johnson 6'3" | SG River Falls | 2021 State WI is one of the most lethal shooters in the state. Paired with twin towers Liam Dougherty Liam Dougherty 6'7" | PF River Falls | 2021 State WI and Jameson Dougherty Jameson Dougherty 6'9" | PF River Falls | 2021 State WI , 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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