2014-15 Men's Basketball
Record: 33-5 Home: 13-0 Away: 12-3 Neutral: 8-2 WHAC: 19-3
Justin Pepper Image
#24 Justin Pepper
Height: 6-7
Weight: 220
Class: SR
Position: F
Hometown: Wayland, Mich.
Previous School: Wayland Union HS

2014-15 Highlights (Senior): Came in all 38 games this season with one start… Averaged 2.9PPG and 2.5 RPG… Had 24 blocks for the 3rd most on the team… Justin was named an NAIA Scholar-Athlete and Academic All-WHAC


2013-14 Highlights: (Junior): Played in all 35 games; averaged 14 minutes/game of the bench; shot a career-high .515 from the floor; averaged 3.7 PPG and 2.8 RPG; was selected as a NAIA Scholar-Athlete with a 3.6 GPA; 2nd on the team with 25 blocks; had 13 points and 6 rebounds vs. Marygrove on 1/18/14;


2012-13 Highlights: (Sophomore): Started 16 games at center; led team with 38 blocks; averaged 5.0 PPG and 5.3 RPG; 3rd on team with 5.3 RPG; made 71% of his free throws; 3rd in WHAC with 38 blocks; had 7 or more rebounds in 11 games; 39th in NAIA with 1.2 blocks/game; had a double-double in points  (10) and rebounds (10) vs. Concordia on February 9; averaged 5.3 PPG and 5.5 RPG in WHAC play; made 76% of his free throws in the conference;


2011-12 Highlights: (Freshman): averaged 12 minutes/game . . . played in all 32 games for the Golden Eagles . . . made 48% of his shots from the floor in WHAC games. . . averaged 2.5 RPG. . . . shot 69% from the line . . . had season-high 11 points vs. UM-Dearborn on 1/7/12 . . . 3rd on the team with 13 blocked shots . . . grabbed 5+ rebounds in 6 different games.


High School Highlights: Averaged 15 PPG and 8 RPG as a senior . . . led WHS to a 17-6 record before losing in the district finals . . . led the Grand Rapids area in blocked shots with 3/game . . . had a career-high 24 points vs. Ottawa Hills on February 18 . . . named 1st Team All-Conference in OK Gold . . . had season-high 15 rebounds vs. FH Eastern on December 17 and South Christian on February 23 . . . named to 2010-11 GR Press All-Area HM Team . . . National Honor Society member with a 4.0 GPA


Personal Information: Parents: Jeff and Sharon

 
Men's Basketball Roster
#NameCl.Pos.Ht.Wt.HometownPrevious School
3Michael McLaughlinSOG5-9155Grand Rapids, Mich.Forest Hills Northern HS
5Eric ReadmanSOG6-3175Fenton, Mich.Indiana Wesleyan University
10Nick ManzerSRF6-5200Petoskey, Mich.Petoskey HS
14Ty MasonSRG6-2170Comstock Park, Mich.Comstock Park HS
21Ben LanningJRF6-8200Grandville, Mich.Grand Valley State University
23Michael BradshawFRG6-3170Crystal Lake, Ill.Prairie Ridge HS
24Justin PepperSRF6-7220Wayland, Mich.Wayland Union HS
25Joey BlauwkampSOG6-2190Grandville, Mich.Tri-Unity Christian HS
32Kyle SteigengaFRF6-6195Holland, Mich.Holland Christian HS
33Travis WellsJRG6-1155Eaton Rapids, Mich.Eaton Rapids HS
34Cory CoxSOF6-5185Flushing, Mich.Fenton HS
54Lance MartinFRF6-5170Kingman, Ariz.Kingman Academy HS
55Tyler SmithSOF6-4220Zeeland, Mich.Zeeland East HS
Kim Elders - Head Coach - 22nd season
Eric DeSantis - Assistant Coach - 10th season
Ted Albert - Assistant Coach - 4th season
Andrew McClain - Assistant Coach - 4th season
Dom Allen - Assistant Coach - 2nd season
Wes Hudson - Recruiting Assistant - 1st season
Joe Irving - Manager - 2nd season
 
 
 
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