Nick Yutzy named Academic All-State

Nick (1)IMS senior guard Nick Yutzy has been named to the Academic All-State Basketball Team by the Iowa Basketball Coaches Association. Yutzy is one of 24 selected from across the state from all four classes, and will be honored at half-time of the 2A state championship game on Friday. Yutzy is the son of John and Linda Yutzy of Iowa City.

Yutzy was also selected to the IBCA All Substate 5 Team. Yutzy concluded his career with a 21-point effort, including five treys, in the district final and was IMS’ leading scorer on the season at 10.7 points per game. In addition, Yutzy finished his career with 248 assists, ranking 10th on the all-time IMS list.

Coach Dwight Gingerich said, “Nick has been an incredibly positive team leader and is a real encourager of others. He has had a terrific senior season and been an absolute joy to coach. To excel in the classroom and on the court, and receive this honor is a great achievement. We are very happy for Nick!”