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Where are they now - Demarea Caples & Ricardo Maxwell

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Demarea Caples

Bellevue Women's Basketball
Senior at Northwest Christian University, NAIA – Cascade Conference

NWAC Accomplishments
Played two years at Bellevue College…earned MVP honors at the Bellevue Classic in both seasons...earned Second-Team All-NWAC honors as a freshman...earned First-Team All-NWAC honors during sophomore season and was selected to play in the NWAC All-Star Game...averaged 10 points, 4.5 rebounds, 1.8 steals per game, & totaled 28 blocks (13th in the NWAC) as a sophomore...led Bulldogs to conference championship and 5th place finish in NWAC championship tournament.  Career best game came against Everett shooting 9/11 FT, 50% FG%, 23 pts, 9 rebounds, 2 steals, 1 blocked shot.    

Northwest Christian University
Last season as a junior, started in 25 of 28 games for the Beacons , averaged 7.8 ppg, 5.1 rpg (lead the team) and totaled 24 blocked shots (2nd on the team) and 34 steals (2nd on the team) on the season ... Season high game came on the last game of the year vs Corban, scored a game high 19 pts and 8 rebounds.

This season as a senior, started 13 of 14 games played…Averaging 6.2 ppg, 4.6 rpg and shooting 73% FT… NCU is currently 11-5, in Cascade Conference play (4th in standings) and has clinched a berth to the conference tournament. 

Follow Dexter's senior season:
Northwest Christian Athletics Website
Twitter: @GoBEACONS

Ricardo Maxwell in action

Ricardo Maxwell

Edmonds Men's Basketball
Senior at Western Washington University, NCAA DII – Great Northwest Conference

NWAC Accomplishments
First-team Northwest Athletic Conference Northern Region All-Star and All-Defensive Team pick as sophomore in 2012-13 ... Helped Tritons to 26-4 record, North Region title and championship game of NWAC Tournament ... First-team all-tournament choice ... Averaged 20.6 points, shooting 41 percent (61-of-150) from 3-point range, 5.3 assists and 4.6 rebounds ... Scored season-best 36 points versus Everett CC ... Did not compete as freshman in 2011-12 because of severe ankle sprain ... Played 2010-11 season at North Seattle Community College. 

Western Washington University
Second-team Great Northwest Athletic Conference all-star as junior in 2014-15 after being GNAC Pre-season all-star ... Played in 25 games, making 23 starts ... Averaged 15.0 points on 51.8 percent (144-of-278) field-goal shooting, 3.9 assists and 2.9 rebounds ... Ranked fifth in GNAC in minutes played, sixth in assists, seventh in scoring, ... Shot team-best 71.8 percent (64-of-89) at free-throw line ... Had season-high 31 points vs. Western Oregon on 1/24/15 and 28 at Northwest Nazarene on 1/17/15 ... Had team-best 12 assists vs. Thompson Rivers BC on 12/15/14 and grabbed seven rebounds in each of two games ... Drove length of court for winning layup in 68-66 win over Seattle Pacific ... Redshirt in 2013-14 ... 

This season as a senior, has started in all 23 games…Averaging 16ppg (2nd on team & 7th in GNAC), 2.48 rpg, and 4.6 apg (1st on the team & 5th in the GNAC)…Shooting an even 50% from the floor (12th in the GNAC)… 76% from the FT line…2nd in GNAC in assist to turnover ratio…5th in GNAC minutes played…& ranks among the GNAC's top 25 in steals…WWU is currently  14-9 on the season and in contention to make the GNAC Tournament.   

Follow Dexter's senior season:
Western Washington Athletics Website
Twitter: @WWUAthletics

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