Tyler Haak capped off a terrific high school career by being named the 2019-20 Trailways South Conference Boys Basketball Player of the Year.

Haak, a 6-foot-2 senior guard/forward, helped lead Deerfield to a runner-up finish (9-3) in the Trailways South and 15-10 record overall.

Haak averaged 18.2 points, third in the league, while leading the Demons in both 3-pointers made (22) and 3-point attempts (75). He also grabbed 173 rebounds, had 25 assists, 18 steals and blocked 10 shots.

In his three years on varsity, Haak scored 1,158 points and the Demons went 50-28, never finishing below third in the TSC and Deerfield qualified for its first WIAA State Tournament his sophomore season.

Also named All-Trailways South were Deerfield’s Cal Fisher and Colin Klade.

Fisher, a 5-11 guard, was the only freshman to receive All-TSC honors as a second-team selection. Fisher averaged 16 points while leading the Demons in assists (105) and steals (57) while pulling down 134 rebounds.

Klade, a 6-3 sophomore forward, received honorable mention recognition. Klade led Deerfield in rebounds (189) while averaging 7 ppg. He also blocked a team-high 20 shots.

TRAILWAYS SOUTH CONFERENCE

BOYS BASKETBALL

FIRST TEAM

Player School Ht. Yr.

Tyler Haak Deerfield 6-2 Sr.

Tyler Oswald Parkview 5-9 Jr.

Justin Swanson Johnson Creek 5-10 Sr.

Aiden Calderon Palmyra-Eagle 6-4 Jr.

Ben Venteicher Williams Bay 6-3 Jr.

SECOND TEAM

Cal Fisher Deerfield 5-11 Fr.

Brandon Wilde Palmyra-Eagle 6-0 Sr.

Danny Hammond Palmyra-Eagle 6-6 Sr.

Connor Simonson Parkview 6-2 Jr.

Jaden Randall Williams Bay 5-6 Jr.

HONORABLE MENTION

Colin Klade Deerfield 6-3 So.

Colin Young Country Day 6-3 So.

Phil Emmel AL/St. Ambrose 5-11 Sr.

Eli Edington Williams Bay 6-2 Sr.

Maverick Kundert Parkview 5-10 Sr.

Seth Byington AL/St. Ambrose 6-0 Jr.

TRAILWAYS SOUTH PLAYER OF THE YEAR

Tyler Haak — Deerfield

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