Posted On: 10/11/21 12:35 PM

Looking ahead to the 2021-22 season, Prep Hoops Wisconsin breaks down the race in the inaugural year of the Badger East Conference...

 

PROJECTED STANDINGS

1.   DeForest

2. Milton

3. Waunakee

4. Stoughton

5. Beaver Dam

6. Fort Atkinson

7. Watertown

8. Monona Grove

 

TOP FAVORITE - DeFOREST

The Norskies reached the state tournament  last season in Division 1. Behind Northern Michigan commit Max Weisbrod Max Weisbrod 6'3" | CG DeForest | 2022 State WI , DeForest returns its top seven scorers from a club that went 16-6 in 2021-11. Nolan Hawk Nolan Hawk 6'4" | PF DeForest | 2022 State WI , Deven Magli, Josh Jansen, and Brody Hartig Brody Hartig 6'1" | PG DeForest | 2023 State WI give the Norskies a very deep, talented, and experienced core.

TOP CONTENDER - Milton

Milton has looked pretty good this fall, even without Jack Campion Jack Campion 5'10" | PG Milton | 2022 State WI and Brogan McIntyre Brogan McIntyre 6'5" | SF Milton | 2023 State WI , who are with the football program at the moment. The Redhawks are deeper than people know with five of the top six scorers back from last season and that doesn’t include junior guard Matt Kirk Matt Kirk 6'4" | SG Milton | 2023 State WI and sophomore Ayden Goll Ayden Goll 5'9" Milton | 2024 WI , two of the better youngsters on the team.

DARK HORSE -  Waunakee 

This was a senior-laden team a year ago, but there are still some good pieces back, headlined by

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