The Lakers’ most impressive feat this winter, however, may have come in the classroom.
The Basketball Coaches Association of Michigan released their Academic All-State rankings with the Spring Lake boys finishing No. 1 in Class B with a team overall GPA of 3.785.
The mark also fell second overall in Michigan across all four divisions, trailing only Class A Detroit Catholic Central at 3.872. It is the fifth time since 2010 that the Lakers have received Academic All-State honors.
Also cracking the top 10 in Class B from the area was Whitehall at No. 9 with a GPA of 3.543. Montague finished as an honorable mention at 3.285.
In Class D, Muskegon Catholic Central cracked the honorable mention list with a team GPA of 3.361.
Here are the full lists of BCAM Academic All-State boys basketball teams.
Novi Detroit Catholic Central 3.872
R.H. Stoney Creek 3.654
Spring Lake 3.785
Forest Hills Eastern 3.690
West Branch Ogemaw Heights 3.672
Holland Christian 3.619
Ann Arbor Green Hills 3.733
Iron Mountain 3.659
Maple City Glen Lake 3.615
Saginaw MI Lutheran Seminary 3.597
New Lothrop 3.566
Plymouth Christian 3.639
Lansing Christian 3.617
St. Joe Lake MI Catholic 3.522
Portland St. Patrick 3.506
Bear Lake 3.420
Sterling Hts. Parkway Christian 3.399