Bear Lake High School
Conference: 3A South East Idaho Conference
Head Coach: Brandon Carlsen
Years as Head Coach: 5
Record Last Year: 16-4
State Titles: 1996
Shaul Rick Saunders
Who do you have coming back this year?
Kasey Keetch Guard 5'11 Sr and Ryan Gundersen Center Jr 6'9
Any “Key Players” that you lost from last year?
Porter Wallentine F Porter avg 20 points a game and was all around player could do it all 3 year starter. Kade Pitchford 2 Year starter point guard and great on ball defender.
Do you have any new incoming “impact” players?
Derrik Weston Shayden Matthews jaden Crane Jesse Price Tanner Ipsen
What are you most excited about in regards to this year’s team?
Kids are hungry and like to compete.
For the fans, what is the must-see game of the year on your schedule?
Snake River because they have been the top team for too long.
What is the ‘X-Factor’ to having success this season as a team?
Out work evryone we play and play together and for each other.
If you could change one rule in high school basketball, what would it be?
4 quarter a night rule.
Besides the pay, the fame and the glory, why do you coach high school basketball?
Coaching young men to work together as a team and leave it on the floor every game. Win or lose those goals will help them out in life.