Austintown, Ohio--Marietta's Jon VanderWal and four others have received All-Great Lakes Region honors from D3hoops.com, announced on Monday, March 11.
VanderWal was named the Great Lakes Region Coach of the Year. The Pioneers clinched a share of the OAC Regular-Season title with a 14-4 OAC record (22-6) and advanced to the NCAA Div. III Elite 8 for just the second time in the program's history.
Capital senior Austin Schreck (Erlanger, Ky.) and Ohio Northern Senior Ryan Bruns (Chickasaw, Ohio) were selected First Team All-Region. Baldwin Wallace senior Jay Battle (Gahanna, Ohio) and Marietta senior Anthony Wallace earned second team recognition. All four were voted First Team All-OAC by the league coaches. Schreck also collected the OAC Player of the Year and Defensive Player of the Year awards.
|G||Cam Fails||Hanover||Sr.||Cincinnati, Ohio|
|G||Jack Davidson||Wabash||So.||Fishers, Ind.|
|G||Austin Schreck *||Capital||Sr.||Erlanger, Ky.|
|F||Connor Seipel||Wittenberg||Jr.||Columbus, Ohio|
|C||Ryan Bruns *||Ohio Northern||Sr.||Chickasaw, Ohio|
|G||Jason Beckman||Hope||Sr.||Shelby, Mich.|
|G||Jay Battle *||Baldwin Wallace||Sr.||Gahanna, Ohio|
|G||Zach Gould||La Roche||Sr.||Fombell, Pa.|
|F||Anthony Wallace *||Marietta||Sr.||Wheeling, W.Va.|
|F||Derrick DeVries||Calvin||Jr.||Grand Rapids, Mich.|
|G||Pete Smith||Trine||Sr.||Bristol, Ind.|
|G||Danyon Hempy||Wooster||Jr.||Waldo, Ohio|
|G||Reece Dupler||Wooster||Sr.||Newark, Ohio|
|F||Tom Kromka||St. Vincent||Sr.||Monroeville, Pa.|
|F||Trevor Manuel||Olivet||Jr.||Lansing, Mich.|