Wisconsin Badgers and La Crosse Central Alum Johnny Davis Drafted in 1st Round by Washington

Wisconsin Badgers’ star and former La Crosse Central standout Johnny Davis was selected in the first round of the NBA Draft Thursday night, the 10th player chosen overall.

As shared by NBA.com:

Prospect Overview 

Breakout star at the collegiate level whose toughness and ability to put pressure on opposing defenses with his dexterity as a finisher and ability to create in the midrange stood out even with his confidence as a 3-point shooter still developing.

Read more about Davis’ pro outlook HERE

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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]