Columbus Catholic’s Jakobi Named Participant in WIAA Boys Basketball 3-Point Challenge

The Wisconsin Interscholastic Athletic Association has announced the participants for the 3-Point Challenge as part of the 2022 Boys Basketball State Tournament.

Blake Jakobi of Columbus Catholic has been announced at a participant, which  will be held on Saturday, March 19th at 9:30 am at the Kohl Center in Madison. Fans can attend the event with tickets from the morning/afternoon session.

Players whose teams advanced to state were not eligible. There will be no substitutes or alternates in the 3-Point Challenge. For full Challenge rules, please click here. Contestants selected to participate in the Challenge have been chosen based on three-point shooting numbers in the WisSports.net stats database. Coaches were required enter the player information on WisSports.net in order for the players to be eligible.

Below are the official participants along with their regular season stats that led to their selection for the Three-Point Challenge.

BOYS BASKETBALL 3-POINT CHALLENGE PARTICIPANTS 2022

NAME

TEAM

DIVISION

GRADE

3PM

3PA

3P%

Jack Jorgensen De Pere 1 Sr. 53 103 0.515
Tim Franks Homestead 1 Soph. 61 123 0.496
Joshua Knueppel Wisconsin Lutheran 2 Jr. 58 123 0.472
Severin Hilt West Bend East 2 Jr. 66 140 0.471
Cameron Pendleton Catholic Memorial 3 Sr. 36 75 0.480
Derrick (DJ) Johnson Dominican 3 Soph. 91 191 0.476
Cameron Martzke Fall Creek 4 Sr. 40 87 0.460
Ashe Oglesby The Prairie School 4 Jr. 40 87 0.460
Andrew Lau Eau Claire Immanuel Lutheran 5 Sr. 37 78 0.474
Blake Jakobi Columbus Catholic 5 Soph. 45 98 0.459

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David Keech
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David Keech is a math teacher in Wisconsin Rapids and public address announcer for Abbotsord High School. He officiates basketball, baseball, and softball in central Wisconsin. He has reported on amateur sports since 2011, known as 'KeechDaVoice.' David can be reached at [email protected]