River Falls freshman guard Zac Johnson competed in the WIAA 3 Point Challenge at the Kohl Center on Saturday, March 17th. The top two three point shooters from each division throughout the state were selected to participate. Johnson averaged 12.1 points per game during his freshman season, and made 48.1% (50 for 104) of his three pointers during the regular season. He achieved a score of 16 during the first round of the competition, which was just shy of advancing to the semi-finals. Congratulations Zac!
Congratulations to River Falls senior Jaxon Knotek for being named to the WBCA Division 2 All-State Team! In addition, Jaxon received the Player of the Year award in the Big Rivers Conference for the second season in a row, and he also surpassed the 1,000 point mark in the Wildcats 82-71 victory over Rice Lake on February 2nd at RFHS. Jaxon will be attending North Dakota State University on a basketball scholarship in the fall. Congratulations Jaxon!
Registration for the 2018 River Falls Basketball School is now open! The five week school, which is for boys entering 5th-9th grades, begins the week of June 11th. In addition, registration is also open for the annual 3rd-4th grade camp, which begins on July 9th. Both schools are run by River Falls High School varsity basketball coach Zac Campbell. Please see the below documents for registration details:
We are often asked about potential summer AAU/travel ball options. While there are certainly good and bad programs throughout the area, here is a listing of programs that we feel have built a strong reputation on skill development. Keep in mind that some of these programs may have already selected their players for the upcoming season. For more information, please reach out to the programs directly:
Wisconsin Playmakers (Eau Claire, WI): wisconsinplaymakers.com
NorthWest Elite (New Richmond, WI): newrichmondbasketball.net
Wear Out The Net (Hudson, WI/Lakeville, MN): wearoutthenet.com
Howard Pulley (Twin Cities): howardpulleybasketball.com
D1 Minnesota (Twin Cities): d1mnbasketball.com
Minnesota Fury (South Metro, MN): mnfuryboys.com
Minnesota Select (Chaska, MN): minnesotahoops.com
Powerhouse Hoops (Maple Grove, MN): powerhousehoops.com/minnesota
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On Sunday, April 22nd, Zion Lutheran Church will be sponsoring the "Hoops for Help" 3 on 3 basketball tournament for 4th-8th graders at Viking Middle School in Woodville. Registration details are below: http://docs.google.com/document/d/1yGRB66O6WWdnjZFfvtFXelZljEcJ7_3ywbMRZooHnWQ/edit
Former Wisconsin Badger and European professional Josh Gasser will be holding a basketball camp at Spring Valley High School on Sunday, May 6th. The camp will focus on developing overall physical and mental skills through teaching fundamentals and drill work. In addition, focus will be given to intangible aspects such as hard work, leadership, perseverance, toughness, teamwork, aggressiveness, and academics. If interested, click the link below for registration details: http://joshgassercamps.wixsite.com/hoops
Jason Otter will be conducting two basketball clinics at St. Croix Central High School in Hammond on Sunday, June 3rd. Jason has conducted clinics throughout the world, and has personally trained several high level high school players, including State Player of the Year candidate Jordan McCabe from Kaukauna. Please consider sending your son to one, or both, of his clinics on June 3rd — information can be found below:
June 3: One Day Camp (8:00-1:00): https://otterbasketball.com/best-basketball-camps/camp-details/?camp_id=1049
June 3: 5 Hour Shooting Camp (2:00-7:00): https://otterbasketball.com/best-basketball-camps/camp-details/?camp_id=1050
Forrest Larson will be bringing his highly acclaimed Take It To The Rim basketball camp to Rice Lake High School on July 9-10. Details can be found here: http://www.takeittotherim.com/mojoportal/Data/Sites/1/Brochures/RiceLake%20COED2018.pdf
Welcome to the website of River Falls Boys Basketball. Here you can find the latest information regarding the River Falls Youth and High School boys basketball programs. Please come back often as we will continuously be adding new content. Go Wildcats!
Tune into NFHS network Saturday, March 17th at 930am to watch Zac Johnson compete in the WIAA 3pt shooting contest.
Congratulations to Adam Feyereisen on setting a new single season assist record (129) for River Falls Boys Basketball.
3/3 @ La Crosse Central (Regional Final) V: LXC 70-52
3/2 @ Tomah (Regional Semifinals) V: RF 59-52 Regional final is tomorrow at La Crosse Central. Game time is 7:00pm.
2/22 vs. Fridley V: RF 64-50 JV: RF 57-49 JV2: RF 48-45
2/17 vs. Ashland V: RF 76-39 JV: RF 66-34 JV2: Ash 35-33
2/16 @ Spring Valley Fr: RF 19-18
2/15 vs. Chippewa Falls V: RF 73-46 JV: RF 59-45 JV2: RF 57-41 Fr: RF 38-36
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