Lynden Christian senior post Isaac Reimer has been selected the Washington Interscholastic Basketball Coaches Association's Class 1A State Player of the Year, according to a press release last week.
One year after helping the Lyncs win the 1A state title, Reimer helped LC get back to the state tournament and bring home the fifth-place trophy this year.
The two-time All-Northwest Conference Player of the Year finished fourth in the Northwest Conference with 16.3 points per game and finished his four-year career averaging a double-double.
Reimer was honored at the WIBCA All-State Games Saturday, March 16, at Curtis High School.
The All-State Games feature three all-star games, matching Class 4A vs. Class 3A, Class 2A vs. Class 1A and Class 2B vs. Class 1B.
Lynden's John Shine and Dak Shagren were both selected to the 2A All-State roster, after they helped the Lions finish third in the Class 2A State Tournament earlier this month.
Shine averaged a team-high 13.4 points per game, while Shagren was right behind with 12.8.
Anacortes' A.J. Yost also was on the 2A All-Star squad.
Earning the state's Mr. Basketball award was Bothell's Zach LaVine. Earning top honors in the respective classifications were Bellarmine's Lucas Meikle (Class 4A), Lincoln's TreShaun Fletcher (3A), River Ridge's Brad Wallace (2A), La Conner's Spencer Novak (2B) and Sunnyside Christian's Brandon Broersma (1B).
ALBERT SELECTED TO ALL-STATE GAME
Sehome senior post Rachel Albert has been selected to participate in the Washington State Girls Basketball Coaches Association Senior All-State Girls' Basketball Games.
The games will be held Saturday, March 23, at Seattle Christian. The Class 2A All-Stars will play the Class 1A All-Stars at 4 p.m., following a 2 p.m. game between the 1B and 2B all-stars and preceding a 6 p.m. game between the 3A and 4A all-stars. Tickets are $8 for adults and $6 for students with ASB cards.
Albert, who was selected the All-Northwest Conference Player of the Year, finished fourth in the NWC with 13.1 points per game this season and helped the Mariners to within one win of making the regional round of the 2A State Tournament.
She'll be joined on the 2A roster by Olympic's Ashli Payne, Archbishop Murphy's Beth Carlson, Wapato's Briana Cordova and Darian Gasseling, Black Hills' Hope Mortenson, Chehalis W.F. West's Jamika Parker, White River's Kennedy Hobert, Mark Morris' Majerle Reeves and Burlington-Edison's Mariah Swanson. Renton's Tim White will be the coach.
The 1A All-Stars will be coached by Brewster's Roger Boesel and will include Freeman's Alisha Sorensen, Brewster's Becky Mae Taylor, Riverside's Courtney Davis, Chelan's Courtney Dietrich, Okanogan's Kara Staggs, Cascade Christian's Kaycee Creech, Granger's Lynsey Oswalt, Castle Rock's Madayn Seidl and Tierney Uhlenkott and Connell's Michelle Schultz.