Men's basketball


Signed:Thursday, February 20, 2014
Hometown:Beaver Dam, Wis.
High school:Wayland Academy

Nick Ptaschinski

Nick Ptaschinski (Beaver Dam, Wis.) has signed a letter of intent to continue his basketball career at Northwestern College next year.

Ptaschinski is a 6’4” shooting guard who lettered three years for the Wayland Academy basketball team. Ptaschinski leads his conference in scoring, averaging 22.3 points, 4.5 rebounds and 1.3 steals per game this season. He also leads the team and ranks among the top five in the state of Wisconsin with 47 three-pointers. Ptaschinski earned all-area and all-conference honors and is also a letterwinner in football, baseball and track and field, earning all-league honors in football two years. An honor roll student, Ptaschinski is the son of David and Teresa.

“Nick is an excellent shooter and a tremendous young man,” commented head coach Kris Korver. “We enjoyed working with him last summer at our camp and we are excited to have him join us at Northwestern. Nick is a good student and he will be a blessing to Northwestern College.”