Men's Basketball News

Men's Basketball Commitments and Signings for 2013-2014

Drazen Frankovitch (pictured),  Weirton, WV has signed with Garrett Lakers and Laker Nation.  Drazen  a 6’6 forward spent a redshirt year last season at Aquinas University.   Read more…

Chris Scarlett, Bishop Walsh High School, Cumberland, MD

Van Jones, Fairmont Sr. HS, Fairmont, WV

Corey Groom, Mt. Caramel HS, Baltimore, MD

Jordan Drew, Washington HS, Washington, PA

Andrew Steele, Lakewood HS, Lakewood, OH

Jaquan Jefferson, Hermitage High School, Richmond, VA

DeAndre Davis, 6'6", Riverbend High School, VA

Butler Receives Region XX Honor

Antonio Butler – named second team All Region XX in Men’s Basketball

Frankovitch Signs with Lakers

Drazen Frankovitch

Age 19

Home-Weirton, WV

High School-Madonna HS, Weirton WV

High School Team Nickname-Blue Dons

High School Coach-George Vargo


Varsity Player- 3 years -2010-12

College-Aquinas College (NAIA), Grand Rapids MI, 2012-13 Redshirt

HS Team Won WV Class A State Championship 2011

HS Team Record was 47-7 during Jr. & Sr. years as back to back OVAC Conference, City, WV Section, and WV Regional Champions, as well as 2011 State Champions and 2012 WV State Tourn loss in semi’s.

Individual Athletic Honors- 2012 OVAC Class A 1st Team All Conference, 2012 OVAC Class A Championship Game MVP, 2012 WV Class A All State Honorable Mention, Selected OVAC All Star Classic- OH v WV 2012. Member Hidden Gems AAU Club –Columbus OH 2011

Lakers' Butler Honored

Antonio Butler selected to 2012-2013 ALL MD JUCO Basketball Honorable Mention.