Prep boys basketball preview: Varsity experience in short supply for Rebels
Moose Lake-Willow River will replace its entire starting five from last year's team that finished with a 19-9 record overall.
Head coach: Paul Dewey
Assistant coaches: Ryan McKeon and Pat Dewey
Returning starters: No returning starters.
New Faces: Seniors Jimmy Walker, Owen Loew and Jayden Alleman; juniors Luke Dewey, Adam Neumann, Kaden Robbins, Nolan Nelson and Hunter Van Heel; and sophomores Eli Youngs, Reese Bode, Elliot Wasche, Levi Mikrot.
Team Strengths: Coach Paul Dewey said the Rebels' defense and teamwork are strengths that stand out.
Biggest Challenge: The team will have to overcome its lack of varsity experience and get used to a new head coach, Dewey said.
Goals and expectations: Dewey said he hopes to see the team "come together as a team and compete for a section championship."