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2016-17 Bonanza Boys Basketball Capsule Preview


Head coach: Dan Savage, first full season

2015-16 record: 12-13 (1-7 Northwest, fifth)

Returning lettermen (starters): Two (zero)

Top players: G Brandon Noone (Sr.), F Chase Hafen (Jr.)

Outlook: Savage took over the reins of the program midway through last season, but lost 11 players to graduation as he starts his first full season on the bench.

“Bonanza basketball is in full rebuilding mode,” Savage said. “We’re looking to change the culture and build upon a strong preseason. The future is bright with a strong group of underclassmen ready to gain some much-needed experience.

“A playoff spot in the highly-competitive Southwest League remains the goal for the Bengals.”

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