Oconto Falls boys basketball preview

Team: Oconto Falls Panthers

Conference: North Eastern

2021-22 conference/overall results: 0-18 in NEC, 2-23 overall.

2021-22 tournament results: Lost to Wittenberg-Birnamwood in regional quarterfinal.

Returning starters/varsity players (positions): Seniors: Carter Hill (forward), Braden Vandermoss (guard), Kody Vorpahl (forward).

New athletes who could make impact this season: Seniors: Caden Birr (forward). Juniors: Alex Haines (guard).

Returning all-conference players: None.

Coach’s comment on the upcoming season: “We will rely on consistent contributions up and down the roster in order to compete on a nightly basis,” said first-year coach Steven Rickert.