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Montana Western men’s basketball signs Utah high school star Cole Lake

Posted at 2:32 PM, May 28, 2019

(Editors Note: Montana Western media release)

DILLON – University of Montana Western head men’s basketball coach Mike Larsen has announced the signing of Utah High School Star Cole Lake to an NAIA letter of intent.

Lake is a 5-foot-11 guard from Eagle, Idaho and is the fifth addition to the 2019-20 recruiting class for the Bulldogs. He is a four-year letter-winner in basketball and was named to the Southern Idaho Conference 5A all-conference team as a junior. As a senior, he earned first-team all-region honors at Kearns High School in Utah where he averaged 14.3 points, 5.7 assists, and 2.5 steals per game for the Cougars. He was a member of clubs Team Fly Select and Justin Holiday Elite.

“We are very excited to add a great student-athlete to our team,” Larsen said. “Cole will be very fun to watch at Montana Western.”

He is a member of the National Honor Society and a 2019 graduate of Kearns High School. He is the son of Brian and Michele Lake and plans on majoring in business at Montana Western.