GPAC Men's All-Conference Basketball Teams Announced

March 04, 2020 12:44pm

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Sioux City, Iowa – Ty Hoglund of Dakota Wesleyan University has been selected as the Hauff Mid-America Sports/Great Plains Athletic Conference (GPAC) Men’s Basketball Player-of-the-Year and headlines the GPAC Basketball All-Conference Teams for 2019-20. Hoglund, a senior, averaged 23.1 points, 4.5 rebounds and 3.0 assists per game for the Tigers who finished the regular season with a record of 21-8 overall and 13-7 in conference play.

Other GPAC basketball honorees for 2019-20 include: Defensive Player-of-the-Year Tyler Borchers of Morningside; Freshman-of-the-Year Mason Walters of the University of Jamestown; and the Hauff Mid-America Sports/GPAC Coach-ofthe-Year Jim Sykes of Morningside.

The GPAC Basketball honors are selected by the league’s 11 head coaches.

2019- 20 GPAC Men’s Basketball All-Conference Teams First Team (10 Members, Listed Alphabetically by Last Name):
Tyler Borchers (Morningside) 6-7 Senior C
Garrett Franken (Dordt) 6-7 Junior F
Trent Hilbrands (Northwestern) 6-0 Junior G
Bart Hiscock (Hastings) 6-6 Senior C
Ty Hoglund* (Dakota Wesleyan) 6-3 Senior G
Zach Imig (Morningside) 6-3 Junior G
Chris King (Mount Marty) 6-1 Senior G
Jackson Lamb (Briar Cliff) 6-4 Senior G
Brevin Sloup (Concordia) 5-9 Senior G
Jack Talley (Jamestown) 6-5 Junior F
*GPAC Player-of –the-Year

Second Team (10 Members, Listed Alphabetically by Last Name):
Terrell Alfred (Jamestown) 6-0 Senior G
Cade Bleeker (Dordt) 6-5 Freshman F
Alex Borchers (Morningside) 5-10 Senior PG
Matt Hahn (Morningside) 6-3 Senior G
Jesse Jansma (Dordt) 6-4 Junior G
Coby Johnson (Mount Marty) 6-2 Senior G
Jordan Johnson (Mount Marty) 6-0 Senior G
Carter Kent (Concordia) 6-2 Sophomore G
Bo Sandquist (Midland) 6-3 Sophomore G
Jay Small (Northwestern) 6-2 Junior G

Iowa Hauff Mid-America Sports/GPAC Player-of-the-Year: Ty Hoglund, Dakota Wesleyan
GPAC Defensive Player-of-the-Year: Tyler Borchers, Morningside
GPAC Freshman-of-the-Year: Mason Walters, Jamestown
Hauff Mid-America Sports/GPAC Coach-of-the-Year: Jim Sykes, Morningside

Honorable Mention:
Briar Cliff: Ethan Freidel, Austin Roetman, Jaden Kleinhesselink
Concordia: Tanner Shuck, Justin Wiersema
Dakota Wesleyan: Sam McCloud
Doane: Anthony Laravie, Miguel Lopez
Dordt: Marcus Winterfeld
Hastings: Mason Hiemstra, Brendan Lipovsky, Zach Kitten
Jamestown: Mason Walters, Brady Birch
​​​​​​​Midland: Laurence Merritt
Morningside: Ben Hoskins
Mount Marty: Jailen Billings
Northwestern: Craig Sterk, Grant Rohrer