Marathon’s Koeller Leads Area Boys in 3 Point Challenge Leaderboard

The latest update to the WIAA Boys Basketball 3 Point Challenge Leaderboard finds  five area players ranked among the state’s best long range shooters.

Leading the pack from central Wisconsin is Jaden Koeller of Marathon, ranked #2 in Division 4.

Additional area players ranked:

  • Cooper Diedrich, Athens #6 Division 4
  • Nathan Gibbs, Port Edwards #5 Division 5
  • Mason Prey, Newman Catholic #9 Division 5
  • Isaac Seidel, Newman Catholic #10 Division 5

The WIAA once again is tracking stats for its 3-Point Challenge, conducted at the Boys Basketball State Tournament. Participants for the contest will be chosen based on three-point shooting stats in the WSN database.

In order for players to be eligible, COACHES must enter player information on wissports.net. The top two players in each based on shooting percentage, minimum of 75 attempts for the season, will be selected. To be included on the weekly Leaderboard update, all game stats must be in by 8 am on Monday morning.

Note: Stats MUST be entered by the checkpoint dates (January 20 AND Feb 8(girls) Feb 15(boys.)

3 Point Challenge Leaderboard (65 minimum attempts)

DIVISION 5

RANK

NAME

TEAM

3PM

3PA

3P%

1 Dominic Cummins Benton 36 69 0.522
2 Pierson Schneider Rio 39 83 0.47
3 Branden Beechy Marion 45 106 0.425
4 Aaron Bunnell Stockbridge 64 152 0.421
5(tie) Lukas Pecore Gresham 79 188 0.42
5(tie) Nathan Gibbs Port Edwards 34 81 0.42
7 Austin Sperberg Gresham 43 108 0.398
8 Caydon Lomas Wauzeka-Streuben 27 68 0.397
9 Mason Prey Newman Catholic 31 79 0.392
10 Isaac Seidel Newman Catholic 59 152 0.388

DIVISION 4

RANK

NAME

TEAM

3PM

3PA

3P%

1 Sam Grieger Randolph 35 73 0.479
2 Jaden Koeller Marathon 52 115 0.452
3 Tyler Thompson Blair-Taylor 32 73 0.438
4 Tyler Bowman Spring Valley 38 87 0.437
5 Dominic Croci Hurley 40 92 0.435
6 Cooper Diedrich Athens 35 82 0.427
7 Preston Ruedinger Lourdes Academy 87 206 0.422
8 Max Lucey Cuba City 30 72 0.417
9 Casey Verhagen Sheboygan Lutheran 61 148 0.412
10 Sam Lindenberg Gibraltar 34 83 0.41

DIVISION 3

RANKE

NAME

TEAM

3PM

3PA

3P%

1 Cole Uhlenbrauck St. Mary Catholic 60 124 0.484
2 Cade Walker Brodhead 32 69 0.464
3 Donald McHenry Milwaukee Academy of Science 35 77 0.455
4 Zach Dewhurst Lomira 35 80 0.438
5 Brandin Podziemski St. John’s NW 80 186 0.43
6 Carson Lepisto Kiel 59 139 0.424
7 Travis Kohlmann Kiel 61 146 0.418
8 Noah Howard Lake Country Lutheran 42 102 0.412
9 Matthew Hansen Wrightstown 68 166 0.41
10 Austin Weis Cameron 47 116 0.405

DIVISION 2

RANK

NAME

TEAM

3PM

3PA

3P%

1 Austin Wiedemeier Winneconne 49 100 0.49
2 Hunter Ingles Winneconne 74 164 0.451
3 Cam Daffner Two Rivers 49 110 0.445
4 Garrett Murphy Kettle Moraine Lutheran 36 81 0.444
5 Jaden Behnke Freedom 45 102 0.441
6 Drew Hanson Edgerton 43 100 0.43
7 Henry Schmitt Hayward 43 102 0.422
8 Dylan Karau Baldwin-Woodville 30 73 0.411
9 London Glass Wilmot 35 86 0.407
10 Jeremiah Davis Martin Luther 28 69 0.406

 

DIVISION 1

RANK

NAME

TEAM

3PM

3PA

3P%

1 Stephen Schreiter Fond du Lac 46 89 0.517
2 Luke Healy Hudson 34 70 0.486
3 John Kinziger De Pere 61 130 0.469
4 Cal McGinnis Kimberly 36 79 0.456
5 Reed Seckar Oshkosh North 43 96 0.448
6 Aaron Tennies West Bend West 51 114 0.447
7 Jalen Keago Oshkosh North 37 83 0.446
8 Bennett Basich Arrowhead 34 77 0.442
9 Max Donaldson De Pere 35 80 0.438
10 Luther Smith Jr. Sussex Hamilton 45 104 0.433

The 3-Point Challenge will be held on Saturday, March 6 at a time and location to be determined, depending on the health and safety protocols and environment in place at that time.

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David Keech
Author: David Keech

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]