Stanley’s Wyatt Hanson has been named a finalist for the Mr. Basketball by the North Dakota Associated Press Sportscasters and Sportswriters Association (NDAPSSA).
The winner will be announced after the North Dakota Class B Basketball Championship on Saturday.
Other finalists are:
Andrew Christianson, Oak Grove
Kyler McGillis, St. John
Joe Pistorius, West Fargo
Trae Steckler, Mandan
Hanson is the first Mr. Basketball finalist in Stanley basketball history. He recently passed former Mr. Basketball winner Dustin Undlin (1994) to move into 19th on the Hoopster’s all-time Class B scorers list.
In addition to excelling on the court, Hanson also excels in Track and Field for the Blue Jays. He claimed the Discus title at last year’s State Track and Field event.
Hanson has claimed the following major awards in the last two seasons:
North Dakota All-Region 8 Tournament (2017, 2018)
Here is a video featuring a few of his many dunks from this season:
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