2013-14 Men's Basketball
Record: 30-5 Home: 15-2 Away: 14-1 Neutral: 1-2 WHAC: 20-2
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#21 Jake Plite
Height: 6-7
Weight: 210
Class: SR
Position: F
Major:
Hometown: Sparta, Mich.
Previous School: Sparta H.S.

2012-2013: WHAC Player of the Week (12/3/12)

2011-12: Started 9 games...52% shooting from the floor...averaged 6.5 PPG...season-high 14 points vs. Siena Heights on February 11, 2012...2nd for the Golden Eagles with 6 RPG...scored double-digits in 10 games...career-high 12 rebounds vs. Goshen on November 8, 2011.

2010-11: Played in 37 games . . . made 52% of his shots from the floor . . . led the team in free throw shooting with 86% . . . had a season-high 12 points vs. UM-Dearborn on 1/8/11 . . . made 23 consecutive free throws over a 16-game stretch . . . had a season-high 7 rebounds vs. McPherson in NAIA Elite 8 game on 3/12/11 . . . averaged 2 RPG on the season . . . made 90% of his free throws in WHAC play.

High School: Averaged 18 PPG, 12 RPG and 3 APG as a senior; 3-year varsity player; selected to OK Blue All-Conference Team; named All-Area as senior; Bank Hoops 4th Team All-State.

QUICK STATS

Favorite TV Show: That 70's Show
Favorite Midnight Snack: Cereal
Favorite Food: BBQ Chicken & Ribs
If I Cooked My Own Meals, I'd Survive On: Anything that is microwavable
Fantasy Job: Play basketball for the Pistons

 

 
Roster
#NameCl.Pos.Ht.Wt.HometownPrevious School
2Anthony AllenSRG5-7155Hudsonville, Mich.Hudsonville H.S.
10Nick ManzerFRF6-5200Petoskey, Mich.Petoskey H.S.
12Michael McLaughlinFRG5-9155Grand Rapids, Mich.Forest Hills Northern H.S.
14Ty MasonJRG6-2170Comstock Park, Mich.Comstock Park H.S.
21Jake PliteSRF6-7210Sparta, Mich.Sparta H.S.
23Wes HudsonSRG6-0160Wayland, Mich.Wayland Union H.S.
24Justin PepperJRF6-7220Wayland, Mich.Wayland Union H.S.
25Joey BlauwkampFRG6-2190Grandville, Mich.Tri-Unity Christian H.S.
32Alex LyleSRF6-3190Wayland, Mich.Wayland Union H.S.
33Travis WellsJRG6-1155Eaton Rapids, Mich.Eaton Rapids H.S.
34Cory CoxFRF6-5185Flushing, Mich.Fenton H.S.
50Ben LanningSOF6-8200Grandville, Mich.Grand Valley State University
55Tyler SmithFRF6-4220Zeeland, Mich.Zeeland East H.S.
Kim Elders - Head Coach - 21st season
Eric DeSantis - Assistant Coach - 9th season
Ted Albert - Assistant Coach - 3rd season
Andrew McClain - Assistant Coach - 3rd season
Dom Allen - Assistant Coach - 1st season
Joe Irving - Manager - 1st season
 
 
 
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