(WAOW) - Three Lakes High School Senior Jake Wales has committed to UW Marathon and will join the men's basketball program. Wales helped guide the Three Lakes basketball team to a 23-3 overall record, including an unbeaten season (18-0) in the Northern Lakes. A 6'1" guard and captain of the Bluejays, Wales recorded 18 ppg and 4 assists. Jake also earned 1st team all-conference honors in the Northern Lakes.
UWMC head coach Bill Gibbs describes Wales: "Jake is a tremendous student and athlete. He's the kid that every coach loves – dedicated and extremely court smart".
Wales is a high honors student at Three Lakes high school, as well as being a member of the National Honor Society. Jake plans to major in pharmacy.
Jake is the son of Jack and Lisa Wales of rural Rhinelander.
Courtesy: UW-Marathon Press Release