continues to leave his mark.
Wadding, a 6-5
forward, was named to the Large School All-State team by the Indiana
Basketball Coaches Association on Thursday.
“This is something
that was on my goal list after my freshman year,” Wadding said. “It’s pretty
cool to accomplish it.”
A Grace College
commit, Wadding averaged 16.7 points per game and 7.6 rebounds per game
during his senior season as he led the Trojans to a 23-3 record and an
outright Duneland Athletic Conference title.
volumes as to what coaches in the State feel about Jake,” Chesterton head
coach Marc Urban said. “I am really proud of him more for how he represented
our community and the program than for anything he did for us on the court.”
Wadding leaves CHS
as the school’s all-time rebounding leader and second in total points (Zack
head coaches can nominate players. A panel of 20 IBCA coaches, 16 from the
current regional area, three district representatives and the committee
chairman, review nominations, vote and finalize the selections.
Other selections to
the team included Nick Anderson (Lake Central), Brayton Bailey (Bedford
North Lawrence), Murray Becher (Heritage Hills), Jerry Bracey (Mishawaka
Marian), Dillon Duff (FW Snider), Malek Edmonds (Brownsburg), Will Geiger
(Norwell), Maximus Gizzi (New Palestine), Grant Niehaus (Washington), Tayson
Parker (Northwestern), Simon Scherry (Heritage Hills), Josh Smith
(Monrovia), Kenny Tracy (Decatur Central) and Dillon Ware (Danville).