Feb. 24, 2017 – West Bend, WI – Three players from the UW-Washington County mens basketball team have made the Wisconsin Collegiate Conference All-Conference Team.
De’Andre Johnson, 21, is a sophomore and was selected 1st team All Conference. “Dre was our leading scorer this year and I believe he led the conference in shooting percentage,” said coach Stephen Murphy. “He’s really improved this year in terms of his passing and defense.”
Evan Rathke, 23, is a point forward on the team. Rathke was selected 2nd team All Conference. “Evan is a very complete players,” said head coach Stephen Murphy. “He’s probably the best all-around player I’ve ever coached. He’s amazingly intelligent and he’s always in the right place at the right time; his footwork is perfect and he knows what to do, executes well and he’s a real leader for us.”
Shaun Fischer, 20, was named Honorable Mention. “Shawn brings a double double to the table almost every night,” said Murphy. “He gets a lot of rebounds and a lot of points and he brings a lot to the team.”
UW-WC finished third in the Eastern Division of the WCC. UW-Marathon won the conference in the west and that’s the team the Wildcats will face this weekend in the State Tournament.