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Where are they now - Laci Effenberger & Dexter Williams

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Dexter Williams

Southwestern Oregon Men's Basketball
Senior at Montana Western University, NAIA-DI, Frontier Conference

NWAC Accomplishments
As a freshman in '12-'13 lead the team with 13.96 ppg & 6.46 rpg while also tallying 36 steals and 9 blocked shots on the season...Helped lead his team to a 2nd place finish in the south region, and a trip to the NWAC tournament… As a sophomore was named First Team South Region…  Among the NWAC top 15 in scoring (19.1 ppg) and rebounding (8.3 rpg)…shot 48% from the field and added 21 blocks on the season… Top game included a 30 point, 12 rebound, 5 assist, and 4 blocks performance against Lane… lead team to a 21-9 overall record and a trip to the NWAC tournament. 

Montana Western University
Last season as a junior, played in all 33 games, shooting 53.6% FG (top 20 in NAIA DI)... averaged 15.82 points, 6.76 (lead team) rebounds, and 1.7 steals per game... helped team reach the 2nd round in the NAIA National Tournament…Scored 17 pts and 7 rebounds in 1st round win over Benedictine (Kan.)

This season as a senior, currently ranked in the NAIA top 25 in total steals (37) and rebounds (170)…Leads the Frontier Conference in Double-Doubles (7)…  Averaging 15.6 ppg (leads team), 7.4 rpg (leads team) and shooting 52% FG.  Recently named Frontier Conference Player of the Week where he shot 57% from the floor and averaged 25 points and 7.5 rebounds… Montana Western is currently 14-9 and is the 25th ranked team in the Nation.

Follow Dexter's senior season:
Montana Western Athletics Website
Twitter: @UMW_Bulldogs

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Laci Effenberger

Clackamas Women's Basketball
Senior at Cal State East Bay University, NCAA-DII

NWAC Accomplishments
Named First Team All-Southern Region and All-NWAC…Averaged 28 points and nearly six assists during the NWAC Championship Tournament...Set tournament and program records with 112 tournament points in four games...Scored 42 points in a victory against Skagit Valley...Led the NWAC in made 3-pointers (112), ranked second with 181 assists (6.2 apg), fifth with 545 points (18.8 ppg), and sixth grabbing 75 steals (2.6 spg).

Cal State East Bay University
Appeared in the final 17 games off the bench in her first season at Cal State East Bay...Knocked down at least one 3-pointer in final 15 games...Finished 33-of-95 (.347) from distance...Ranked second on team in 3-pointers made despite missing nearly half of season while recovering from injury...Averaged 7.2 points per game...Scored season-high 17 points in program's first ever CCAA postseason win (March 5)...Went 6-for-6 at free throw line in win over Cal Poly Pomona (March 5)...Scored in double figures four times...Made three 3-pointers in six different games...Finished with 123 points...Averaged 2.0 assists and 1.9 rebounds per game...Named East Bay Female Athlete of the Week (Jan. 27).

Has started in all 21 games as a senior for CSEBU… Averaging 11.2 ppg, 3.9 apg, 3.2 rpg, and 2.0 spg… Top performances thus far 10 point, 12 assist, 5 rebounds vs CSU San Bernadino & 23 points, 3 steals, 4 assists vs Academy of Art…Currently leads the team and is 3rd in the conference in steals (42)… CSEBU is 17-4 overall and 11-2 in conference play

Follow Laci's senior season:
Cal State East Bay Athletics Website
Twitter: @EastBayPioneers

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