Dykstra named MVP at annual team awards banquet

Grant Dykstra

May 12, 2004

BELLINGHAM, Wash. - Sophomore forward Grant Dykstra (Everson/Lynden Christian) received the Most Valuable Player award at the annual Western Washington University men's basketball banquet.

The Joe Morse Most Inspirational Player award went to sophomore guard Preston Vermeulen (Sumas/Nooksack Valley), and freshman center Lukas Henne (Bremerton/Central Kitsap) got the Most Improved Player award.

Dykstra also took the Price-Visser Rebounding award, and the Team Captain award went to senior guard Jason Burrell (Ontario, CA).

Darrell Visser (So., Lynden) and Stefan Dickason (Sr., Kent/Kentridge) were co-recipients of the Chuck Randall Coaches Award.

Western finished 17-10 and placed third in the Great Northwest Athletic Conference standings.