0
Votes

Diamond Commits to Wheaton

Wildcat captain will play at next level.

photo

Drake Diamond (54) has committed to continue his basketball career at Wheaton College.

Centreville senior boys' basketball player Drake Diamond has committed to continue his education and his basketball career at Wheaton College in Wheaton, Ill. The 6-foot-8-inch Diamond was a captain for the Wildcats this year as they finished the season 9-13, winning four of their last six games. They eventually lost to Herndon, 70-61, in the Concorde District Tournament.

Diamond is also the sports editor of the school newspaper and a member of the tennis team and the It’s Academic Team. Wheaton College, a division III member of the College Conference of Illinois and Wisconsin (CCIW) finished the season 22-8, losing 83-70 to Hope College in the quarterfinals of the NCAA tournament.