Men's Basketball Roster

2020 Men's Varsity Basketball

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

Major: Business Administration Marketing

2019-20…missed the season with injury.

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 SO Jefferson, Iowa

Major: Undecided

2019-20…played in four games and scored three points in a game twice.

Before Dordt…played for Greene County (Iowa) where he averaged 21.7 points per game as a freshman…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 SR Sioux Center, Iowa

Major: Accounting/Business Administration Finance

2019-20…averaged 12.3 points per game in 31 appearances…grabbed three rebounds per game and converted 53 three-point shots…scored a career high 41 points against Midland on December 7...has 957 career points entering the season and has 160 career made three-point games.

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 SO Sioux Center, Iowa

Major: Business Administration

2019-20…played in 31 games…averaged 10.2 points per game while taking in 4.1 rebounds per game…converted 64 three-point shots at a 45.1 percent clip…had a season high 29 points against Jamestown on December 4.

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 Bryce Coppock 5-11 Guard FR Hawarden, Iowa

Major: Engineering Biomedical

Before Dordt…played for West Sioux High School (Iowa) averaged 24.6 points per game for the Falcons with 4.5 assists, 3.0 steals and 5.5 rebounds per contest…converted 55 percent of his field goal attempts and 39 percent of his three-point shots…helped West Sioux to a 22-3 record and the school's first ever state tournament berth in 2020…earned first-team all-state and all-conference honors at the conclusion of the 2020 season…attended and played for Newell Fonda High School (Iowa) during  his first three seasons of high school…scored over 2,000 career points with 424 assists and 333 rebounds…was a second-team all-state selection in 2018-19 and a third-team pick in 2017-18…earned first-team all-conference honors four times during his career.

5 Caleb Harmsen 6-0 Guard JR Rock Rapids, Iowa

Major: HHP Exercise Science

2019-20…played in 22 games…converted 1.7 points per game…had a season high six points three times.

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 the 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.

10 Jackson Lee 6-2 Guard SO Chandler, Arizona

Major: HHP Sports Management

2019-20…played in five games.

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.

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

Major: Business Administration Marketing/Finance

2019-20…played in 31 games and averaged 7.7 points per game with 2.7 rebounds and 2.1 assists…converted 45.6 percent of his field goal attempts and has 698 career points entering the season.

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 SR Rock Valley, Iowa

Major: Business Administration

2019-20…played in 25 games and averaged 1.2 points per game…scored a career high seven points against Waldorf on October 25.

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 Andrew De Vries 6-0 Guard FR Bellingham, Washington

Major: K-12 Education

Before Dordt…attended Lynden Christian High School (Washington)…averaged 12 points, three rebounds and two assists per game during his career for the Lyncs…was a first-team all-state selection in 2018 and a second-team pick in 2019…is the career three-point leader at Lynden Christian.

22 Garrett Franken 6-7 Forward SR Atlantic, Iowa

Major: Business Administration Marketing

2019-20…averaged 15.9 points per game with 7.0 rebounds—both team bests…converted 46 percent of his field goals and handed out 2.0 assists per game…had a season high 30 points against Briar Cliff on February 12 and converted five three-point baskets against Jamestown on December 4…took down a season high 13 rebounds against Mayville State on November 2…enters his senior campaign with 931 points and 441 career rebounds…played in 31 games and was named first-team all-GPAC. 

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 Camden Bialas 6-9 Forward SO Parker, South Dakota

Major: Computer Science

2019-20…played in 10 games for the Defenders...had a season high four points twice against Pacific Union and Nebraska Christian.

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.

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

Major: HHP Exercise Science

2019-20…missed the season with injury.

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 Wilson Harshbarger 6-9 Forward FR Sioux Center, Iowa

Major: Politcal Science

Before Dordt…graduated from Sioux Center High School (Iowa)…averaged 15 points per game with 5.5 rebounds per game in 2019-20…averaged 10.6 points per game in 2018-19 while converting 51 percent of his field goals and he took in over six rebounds per game….was a third-team all-Siouxland Conference selection in 2020.

41 Joey Veurink 6-6 Forward JR Eden Prairie, Minnesota

Major: Business Administration

2019-20…played for the Dordt junior varsity program and averaged 12.5 points per game.

2018-19…competed for the Dordt junior varsity team.

Before Dordt…averaged over 10 points per game and seven rebounds per contest of Southwest Christian (Minnesota).

43 Jackson Louscher 6-3 Guard FR Paullina, Iowa

Major: Business Administration International Business

Before Dordt…competed for South O'Brien High School (Iowa) averaged 21.4 points per game with 6.1 rebounds and 4.2 assists per contest while helping South O'Brien to a 20-4 record in 2019-20…averaged 20.5 points per game as a junior with six rebounds per game...scored over 1,500 career points for the Wolverines…claimed second-team all-state honors in both 2019 and 2020 and was a first-team all-conference selection both years while also being named an IBCA All-Star.

Austin Van Donge 6-3 Guard FR Orange City, Iowa

Major: Biology

Before Dordt…graduated from Unity Christian High School (Iowa)…averaged 15.3 points per game as a junior with 6.4 rebounds and 3.9 assists per game…claimed first-team all-conference honors from the War Eagle Conference in 2019 and was a second-team All Northwest Iowa Review selection….missed the 2019-20 basketball season due to an injury suffered during the 2019 football season.