Men's Basketball Roster

2019 Men's Varsity Basketball

# Name Height Position(s) Year Hometown
0 Dejay Fykstra 6-5 Forward JR Sioux Falls, South Dakota

2018-19…played in two games.

2018-17…played in 23 games…averaged 2.6 points per game and had a season best 10 points in a game against Emmaus Bible College on November 18….averaged 1.7 rebounds per game.

Before Dordt…competed at Sioux Falls Christian (South Dakota)…was part of Sioux Falls Christian’s 2016 state championship team and averaged 10.2 points per game and 6.3 rebounds per that that year…earned all-city and all-state tournament team honors.

1 Trey Hinote 5-11 Guard FR Jefferson, Iowa

Before Dordt…played for Greene County (Iowa) where he averaged 21.7 points per game as a senior…converted 36 percent of his three-point shots…averaged 16.9 points per game as a junior and scored over 1,300 career points and converted 265 three-point baskets…was a multiple time all-conference pick and claimed third-team all-state honors in 2019.

2 Jesse Jansma 6-4 Guard JR Sioux Center, Iowa

2018-19…averaged 11.3 points per game in 28 appearances…converted 35 percent of his three-point shots and took in 2.9 rebounds with 2.6 assists per game…had a career high 29 points against Wartburg on November 24…converted seven three-point shots in that game and had eight rebounds twice in a game with seven assists.

2017-18…played in 31 games and averaged 8.4 points per game…converted 35.5 percent of his three-point shots…averaged 2.3 rebounds per game…had a season high 27 points against Midland on December 9 and made seven three-point shots in that game…scored in double figures 11 times.

Before Dordt… prepped at Western Christian (Iowa)…helped the Wolfpack to a 2017 state title and averaged 14.7 points per game and converted 31.9 percent of his three-point shots…earned all-conference and all-state honors…averaged 11.6 points per game as a junior while pulling in 5.1 rebounds per game with 2.8 assists per game and he converted 45.9 percent of his three-point tries in 2015-16…as a sophomore Jansma converted 9.0 points per game with 4.0 rebounds and 3.0 assists and he converted 42.4 percent of his three-point shots that season… was named to the all-tournament team in 2016 and 2017 and was named the player of the game in the 2A title game both years.

3 Cade Bleeker 6-5 Forward FR Sioux Center, Iowa

Before Dordt…played for Sioux Center (Iowa)…averaged 19.9 points per game as a senior and took in eight rebounds per game…converted 35 percent of his three-point shots as a senior and claimed all-Siouxland Conference first-team honors…averaged 15.3 points per game as a junior and just under five rebounds per game…scored 11.3 points per game as a sophomore and scored over 1,000 points for the Warriors.

4 Marcus Winterfeld 6-5 Guard JR Sioux Center, Iowa

2018-19…played in six games before sitting out the rest of the season with injury…averaged 4.3 points per game with 3.2 rebounds per game.

2017-18…played in 31 games and averaged 12.1 points per game with 3.9 rebounds…converted 48.4 percent of his field goals and 35 percent of his three-point shots…had a season high 28 points against Mount Marty on January 24 and grabbed ten rebounds twice and handed out six assists against Waldorf on November 7…earned all-GPAC second-team honors.

2016-17…averaged 11.3 points per game while starting 30 games…converted 42.6 percent of his three-point shots and 49.6 percent of his field goals…grabbed 5.9 rebounds per game and blocked 13 shots…scored a season high 30 points against Doane on January 28 and took in 13 rebounds against Mount Marty on January 7…handed out four assists in three different games.

Before Dordt… prepped at Sioux Center (Iowa)…averaged 17.1 points, 10.5 rebounds and 4.5 assists per game for the Warriors one season after posting averages of 12.2 points, six rebounds and two assists per game…earned all-Siouxland Conference first-team honors as a senior and third-team honors as a junior.

5 Chad Barkema 6-5 Guard SR Sioux Falls, South Dakota

2018-19…played in 32 games and has appeared in 90 contests during the course of his career…averaged a career high 11.8 points per game as a junior with 5.8 rebounds and 2.45 assists…scored a career high 22 points against Waldorf on November 23 and had a career high 12 rebounds against Morningside on November 10…earned all-GPAC honorable mention honors.

2017-18…played in 31 games and started 30…averaged 7.8 points per game with 3.8 rebounds…converted 49.2 percent of his field goal attempts…led the team with 19 blocked shots…had a season high 20 points against Waldorf on November 7…handed out four assists three different times and had four blocked shots and four steals against Hastings on February 10.

2016-17…played in 27 games and started nine…scored 4.7 points per game and took down 3.6 rebounds per game…scored a season high 16 points against Silver Lake on January 4 and was 10-10 from the free throw line in that game…grabbed a season high 10 rebounds against Northwestern Ohio on November 25…handed out seven assists against Oak Hills Christian on December 30.

Before Dordt… played for Sioux Falls Christian High School (South Dakota) and helped the Chargers to a 2016 South Dakota State Title…averaged 15 points, eight rebounds, three assists and two steals per game while earning second-team all-state honors and first-team all-conference honors as a junior…was a three-time all-city team selection and averaged 16.4 points, 5.7 rebounds, 3.2 assists and 1.4 steals per game while earning first-team all-state honors for the Chargers in 2015-16.

10 Chandler Brunsting 6-1 Guard SR Hull, Iowa

2018-19…averaged 5.6 points per game with 4.1 rebounds per game through 28 games…missed the final four games of the season with injury…scored a season high 13 points against Valley City State on November 2 and had a season highs of nine rebounds and eight assists against Hastings on December 8.

2017-18…only player on the roster to start all 31 games…averaged 7.9 points per game and led the team with 4.5 rebounds per game…converted 46.6 percent of his field goal attempts and 38.8 percent of his three-point shots…led the team with 2.2 assists per game…scored 23 points against Midland on January 27 and had 12 rebounds twice aginst Fisk and Northwestern…handed out seven assists against Dakota State on November 1…earned all-GPAC honorable mention notice.

2016-17…played in 23 games and averaged 3.7 points per game…converted 42.5 percent of his three-point shots…scored 16 points against Mount Marty on February 15 and had five made three-point shots in that game...handed out a season high five assists in the win over Mount Marty.

Before Dordt… averaged 13.0 points, 5.2 rebounds, and 4.4 assists for the Boyden Hull Comets (Iowa) and was named first-team all-conference as Boyden Hull finished the season 20-4…as a junior Brunsting averaged 10.7 points, 3.8 rebounds, and 3.1 assists per game on the way to earning second-team all-conference honors.

11 Ben Gesink 6-3 Guard JR Sioux Center, Iowa

2018-19…averaged 7.5 points per game in 29 contests…averaged just under two assists per game and had three rebounds per game…scored a career high 23 points against Valley City State on November 2 and had seven assists in that game as well for a career high.

2017-18…played in 31 games and started 13…averaged 8.1 points per game and took in 2.7 rebounds per game…converted 47.6 percent of his field goal attempts…scored a season high 15 points against Dakota Wesleyan on January 17…scored in double figures 11 times.

Before Dordt… prepped at Western Christian High School (Iowa)…helped the Wolfpack to state titles the last two seasons…averaged 15.2 points per game in 2016-17 and averaged nearly six rebounds and four assists per game…earned all-conference, all-state and all-state tournament honors as a senior…helped Western to a 2016 state title and a state tournament berth in 2015…averaged nine points a game as a junior and averaged three rebounds and three assists per game with 1.5 steals. 

15 Kendrick Van Kekerix 5-11 Guard JR Rock Valley, Iowa

2018-19…played in nine games.

2017-18…played in four games…averaged 13.7 points per game for the Dordt College junior varsity team.

Before Dordt… averaged 9.0 points per game with three rebounds and two assists per game as a junior at Rock Valley High School (Iowa)..sat out his senior season with an injury suffered during Boyden Hull/Rock Valley’s state title run in football.

20 Caleb Harmsen 6-1 Guard SO Rock Rapids, Iowa

2018-19…played in three games and averaged 2.7 points per game.

Before Dordt…prepped at Western Christian High School (Iowa)…averaged 13.8 points per game and converted 38.9 percent of his three-point shots…earned all-Lakes Conference honors after both his junior and senior seasons…averaged 9.0 points per game with 2.3 assists and 2.0 rebounds per game while converting 48 three-point baskets for Western as the Wolfpack claimed a 2017 state title…averaged 3.5 points per game and converted 71.5 percent of his three-point shots as a sophomore…helped Western to back to back state titles in 2016 and 2017.

22 Garrett Franken 6-7 Forward JR Atlantic, Iowa

2018-19…averaged a team best 13.7 points per game in 32 appearances…averaged 6.5 rebounds with 1.8 assists and 1.1 rebounds per game…scored a season best 27 points against Jamestown (February 6) and Nebraska Christian (January 19)…converted six three-point baskets on November 23 and had 14 rebounds against Dakota Wesleyan on November 14…was named second-team all-GPAC.

Before Dordt…attended the University of North Dakota in 2017-18 where he played in 12 games…graduated from Atlantic High School (Iowa) where he scored 1,543 career points and finished his career as the Trojans career scoring leader…was an all-state selection after averaging 23.8 points, 8.9 rebounds, 3.6 assists and 2.2 steals per contest while helping Atlantic to the state tournament…was a two-time first-team all-conference selection and averaged 16.0 points per game as a high school junior; 15.3 as a sophomore and 11.9 as a freshman.

25 Josh Van Lingen 6-6 Forward SR Sioux Center, Iowa

2018-19…played in 32 games and has played in 93 career games…averaged 10.0 points per game and took in 6.2 rebounds per game while making 48 percent of his field goal attempts…scored a career high 26 points against Mayville State on November 3 and took in 15 rebounds that same contest…made a career high 27 three-point shots.

2017-18…played in 30 games…averaged 5.5 points per game with 2.6 rebounds per game…converted 52.1 percent of his field goals…scored a season high 15 points against Central Methodist on November 17…had eight rebounds against Dakota State on December 29 and handed out four assists in three different games.

2016-17…played in 31 games…averaged 5.9 points and 3.6 rebounds per game and converted 51 percent of his field goals…scored 15 points against Mayville State on December 31 and snared eight rebounds twice in a game against Calvary on October 29 and Doane on January 28.

Before Dordt… graduated from Western Christian (Iowa) after starting for four seasons… averaged double digits in points and rebounds his last three seasons… Van Lingen scored 17.8 points per game with 10.6 rebounds per contest in 2015-16 and blocked 69 shots...was a first-team all-state basketball selection twice and helped Western to two state titles and three state tournament berths…scored 1,665 points in high school and is Western’s career leader in rebounds with 1,027…Western was 95-8 in Van Lingen’s four seasons…was a National Honor Society member and was on the honor roll at Western.

32 Grant Brouwer 6-2 Guard FR Sibley, Iowa

Before Dordt…graduated from Sibley Ocheyedan (Iowa) where he was a two-time first-team all-Siouxland Conference selection…averaged 18.0 points per game as a senior and converted 41 percent of his three-point shots…scored over 1,200 points while playing four years for the Generals…was an all-conference honorable mention honoree as a sophomore.

34 Jacob Vis 6-7 Forward FR Rock Valley, Iowa

Before Dordt…missed much of his senior season at Western Christian (Iowa) due to injury…played in five games and averaged 12.8 points per game…averaged 18.5 points per game as a junior while making 71 percent of his field goals and he took in 8.8 rebounds per game while earning first-team all-state honors along with first-team all-Lakes Conference honors…helped Western to a state title in 2017 while averaging 8.8 points per game and making 71 percent of his field goals.

35 Dustin Marra 6-6 Forward SR Sioux Center, Iowa

2018-19…played in seven games.

2017-18…played seven games and averaged 1.0 point per game…averaged 11.1 points per game for the Dordt College junior varsity team.

2016-17…averaged 6.8 points per game while playing for the Dordt junior varsity team.

Before Dordt… played for Western Christian (Iowa)…averaged 5.8 points and 5.0 rebounds per game..for the 2015-16 state champion Wolfpack.

41 Zach Bussard 6-6 Forward SR Papillion, Nebraska

2018-19…averaged a career best 10.6 points per game with 5.3 rebounds per game…converted 62.4 percent of his field goal attempts…scored a career best 30 points against Briar Cliff on February 20…earned all-GPAC honorable mention honors.

2017-18…played in 22 games…averaged 5.1 points and made 63.6 percent of his field goals…scored a season high 25 points on 9-9 field goal shooting against Hastings on February 10.

2016-17…played in 13 games and averaged 5.5 points per game while converting 67 percent of his field goals…scored 12 points in season opening win over Calvary on October 29 and had a season high eight rebounds.

Before Dordt… graduated from Papillion La Vista South (Nebraska)…averaged 13.3 points and 7.5 rebounds while shooting 57 percent from the field…served as team captain and was named Class A all-state honorable mention in 2015 and earned academic all-state honors twice.

43 Jackson Lee 6-2 Guard FR Chandler, Arizona

Before Dordt…played for Seton Catholic Preparatory (Arizona)…averaged 15 points per game…was a first-team all-region pick as a junior and senior…was the Region’s Offensive Player of the Year…helped Seton Catholic qualify for the state tournament twice.

50 Camden Bialas 6-9 Forward FR Parker, South Dakota

Before Dordt….prepped at Parker (South Dakota) where he averaged 16.5 points per game with eight rebounds, 4.5 blocks and 2.1 assists…he earned 2nd team Class A All-State honors and was a first-team pick for the Big East Conference…claimed Academic All-State honors at the conclusion of the season…as a junior he averaged 13.3 points per game with seven rebounds and blocked 3.5 shots per game while earning all-conference honors.