OLYMPIA, Wash. – After establishing himself as one of the top big men in the Cascade Conference this season, senior Patrick Lewis (Bremerton, Wash./Bremerton HS/Olympic College) has been honored by the conference, earning honorable mention selection as announced on Monday afternoon.
Lewis was one of the top rebounders in the conference during his final collegiate season, ranking third conference-wide in boards with 7.6 rpg, including a CCC-best 3.26 offensive rebounds per game. The senior led the Geoducks in scoring as well, putting up 333 points in 27 games for an average of 12.3 ppg.
Freshman Bobby Hunter of Oregon Tech was named both Player of the Year and Newcomer of the Year after averaging a CCC-best 20.0 ppg for the co-champion Owls. Northwest’s Rich Skillman was named Defensive Player of the Year while the Eagles’ John Van Dyke was named Coach of the Year after leading Northwest to a share of the regular season championship.