Boys Basketball Preview - 2011-2012
November 30, 2011Rossville Middle High School
Coach: Dave Mosson (first season).
2010-11 record: 6-15 (3-2 Hoosier Heartland Conference); lost ti Tri-Central 74-53 in opening round of Tri-Central Sectional.
Sectional: Class A, Sectional 54.
Sectional opponents: Central Catholic, Clinton Prairie, Frontier, Tri-Central (host).
Key returnees: Brandon Tonsoni, 6-4, so., G/F (10.2 ppg, 3.3 rpg); James Baker, 5-11, jr., PG (7 ppg, 2.6 rpg, 4.2 apg); Luke Brenneman, 6-3, sr., G/F (3.5 ppg, 2 rpg).
Others to watch: Ethan Brenneman, 6-4, so., G/F; Austin Miller, 5-10, so., G; Michael Gregorash, 6-1, jr., F; Nick Klimek, 6-0, sr., G; Caleb Cornell, 6-1, sr., F; Kirk Holden, 6-3, sr., C; Blake Milner, 5-10, sr., G; Brad Myers, 5-11, jr., G.
Outlook: Tonsoni and Baker both started as underclassmen last season. A handful of seniors are among the newcomers moving up from last season's 16-4 junior varsity squad. Mosson, a longtime assistant, was formerly the Hornets girls coach.