2004-2005 Men's Basketball Profiles

Evan Merritt
Jersey#: # 10
Year in school:Freshman
High School and Yr Graduated: Snohomish HS, 2003
Hometown:Snohomish, WA
Position(s):Guard
Height: 6'0
Major:Business
Career Goal:To be successful
Honors (HS & College):
Other Interests: Motorcycling, cars
Last school attended:EvCC

Nick Sondergaard
Jersey#: # 14
Year:Sophomore
High School and Yr Graduated: Snohomish HS, 2003
Hometown: Snohomish, WA
Position(s):Guard
Height: 6'1
Major: Engineering
Career Goal:To be successful
Honors (HS & College):
Other Interests:
Last school attended: EvCC

Ryan Sommer
Jersey#: # 20
Year:Freshman
High School and Yr Graduated: Snohomish HS, 2002
Hometown: Snohomish, WA
Position(s): Point Guard
Height: 6'0
Major: Business
Career Goal:To be successful
Honors (HS & College): NWAACC Northern Region MVP - EvCC 2005; EvCC Male Athlete of the Year - 2004-05
Other Interests: Going out with friends having fun
Last school attended: Snohomish HS 

Kyle Jefferson
Jersey#: # 22
Year: Sophomore
High School and Yr Graduated: Arlington HS, 2003
Hometown: Arlington, WA
Position(s): Guard
Height: 6'3
Major: Business
Career Goal: Undecided
Honors (HS & College):
Other Interests: Golfing, Snowboarding
Last school attended: EvCC

Cassidy Laurich
Jersey#: # 24
Year:Freshman
High School and Yr Graduated: University HS, 2004
Hometown: Spokane, WA
Position(s): Point Guard
Height: 6'0
Major: Business
Career Goal: Have my own business
Honors (HS & College): Team MVP, HS; Most Inspirational, HS; Team Captain, HS; All-League Honorable Mention, HS
Other Interests: Watching football, Friends & Family
Last school attended: University HS

Nate Saban
Jersey#: # 30
Year: Freshman
High School and Yr Graduated: Kamiak HS, 2003
Hometown: Mukilteo, WA
Position(s): Guard
Height: 6'4
Major: Business
Career Goal:Undecided
Honors (HS & College):
Other Interests: Golf
Last school attended: EvCC

Tyler Long
Jersey#: # 32
Year: Freshman
High School and Yr Graduated: Lake Stevens HS, 2004
Hometown: Lake Stevens, WA
Position(s): Forward
Height: 6'4
Major: Business
Career Goal: Own a business
Honors (HS & College): 1st Team All-Wesco, HS, 2004
Other Interests: Riding Dirtbikes
Last school attended: Lake Stevens HS

  Will (William) Hardy
Jersey#: # 34
Year:Freshman
High School and Yr Graduated: Lewis & Clark HS, 2004
Hometown: Spokane, WA
Position(s): Forward
Height: 6'3
Major: Business
Career Goal:Go to grad school and get degree
Honors (HS & College):Coaches Award - HS, 2004; Greater Spokane League 4th Team - HS, 2004
Other Interests: Tanning, Sailing, Ping-pong
Last school attended: Lewis & Clark HS

Paul Richards
Jersey#: # 40
Year:Sophomore
High School and Yr Graduated: Snohomish HS, 2000
Hometown: Snohomish, WA
Position(s): Forward
Height: 6'7
Major: Aeronautical & Astronautical Engineering - received degree June 2004 (Rocket Scientist)
Career Goal:Firefighter & Paramedic
Honors (HS & College): Dean's List, UW, 2003-04
Other Interests: Friends & Family
Last school attended: University of Washington

Pat Mattson
Jersey#: # 42
Year: Sophomore
High School and Yr Graduated: Everett HS, 2003
Hometown: Everett, WA
Position(s): Guard, Forward
Height: 6'6
Major: Education
Career Goal:Play basketball at a 4-year college
Honors (HS & College): Most Improved, HS, 2003; 2005 Elsner Award - EvCC 2004-05
Other Interests: Watching basketball, hanging out with friends

Darryn Gilliam
Jersey#: # 44
Year: Sophomore
High School and Yr Graduated: Leuzinger HS, 2002
Hometown: Inglewood, California
Position(s): Guard, Forward
Height: 6'4
Major: Business Administration
Career Goal: Own a business
Honors (HS & College):
Other Interests: Photography, Media, BSU
Last school attended: EvCC

Nathan Waltman
Jersey#: # 50
Year: Red-Shirt Freshman
High School and Yr Graduated: Monroe HS, 2004
Hometown: Monroe, WA
Position(s): Center
Height: 6'8
Major: Undecided
Career Goal: Undecided
Honors (HS & College): Honor-Citizenship Award, HS; PE Dept. Scholar - HS; Most Improved - HS; Hot Shot Shoot-Out Contest Winner - HS
Other Interests: Sports
Last school attended: Monroe HS

Adam Moore
Jersey#: # 52
Year: Sophomore
High School and Yr Graduated: Everett HS, 2003
Hometown: Everett, WA
Position(s): Guard, Wing
Height: 6'7
Major: Health
Career Goal: Physical Education Teacher
Honors (HS & College): 1st Team All-Wesco, HS, 2002 & 2003; 1st Team All-Area, HS, 2003; Wesco South MVP, HS 2003
Other Interests: Sports
Last school attended: Southern Oregon University

 

Tom Sowinski
Jersey#:
Year: Red-shirt Freshman
High School and Yr Graduated:  Everett HS, 2003
Hometown: Everett, WA
Position(s): Guard
Height: 6'1
Major: Business
Career Goal:Own a business
Honors (HS & College):
Other Interests: Sports
Last school attended: Everett HS