2018-2019 Valparaiso Crusaders

2018-2019 Valparaiso Crusaders Roster

# Player Class Pos HT WT Birth Date Birth City Nationality High School/Prep School
1 Micah Bradford Jr G 6-2 155 - Bradley (IL) United States Bradley Bourbonnais Community High School
4 Baker Evelyn Jr PG 6-2 180 Feb 7, 1997 Detroit (MI) United States Hillcrest Academy
35 Ryan Fazekas Jr PF 6-7 200 Oct 30, 1996 Michigan City (IN) United States Marquette Catholic High School
0 Javon Freeman-Liberty Fr G 6-3 175 - Chicago (IL) United States Whitney Young High School
5 Markus Golder Jr GF 6-6 195 - Portland (OR) United States Clackamas High School
33 John Kiser Jr GF 6-5 205 - Noblesville (IN) United States Noblesville High School
2 Deion Lavender Sr G 6-3 205 Jan 18, 1996 Alton (IL) United States Marquette Catholic High School
23 Mileek McMillan So F 6-8 220 - Merrillville (IN) United States Merrillville High School
3 Daniel Sackey Fr G 5-9 175 Apr 9, 1999 Winnipeg Canada 22ft Basketball Academy
21 Derrik Smits Jr C 7-1 240 Sep 6, 1996 Zionsville (IN) United States Zionsville High School
14 Jaume Sorolla Jr C 7-0 240 Feb 18, 1997 Tarragona Spain Sunrise Christian Academy
12 Langston Stalling Fr G 6-3 210 - Gary (IN) United States Thea Bowman Leadership Academy

Valparaiso Transfers Sitting Out 2018-2019

# Player Class Pos HT WT Birth Date Birth City Nationality Transferred From
- Eron Gordon Jr PG 6-3 200 Nov 7, 1997 Indianapolis (IN) United States Seton Hall
- Nick Robinson Jr SF 6-5 200 - Chicago (IL) United States Saint Joseph's

2018-2019 Valparaiso Crusaders Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters B. Evelyn J. Freeman-Liberty D. Lavender R. Fazekas D. Smits
Rotation D. Sackey   M. Golder   J. Sorolla
Lim PT   J. Kiser   M. McMillan  
Lim PT   M. Bradford      
Lim PT   L. Stalling      

2018-2019 Valparaiso Crusaders Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Derrik Smits 11 24.6 13.4 7.1 0.6 0.4 1.4 2.4
Ryan Fazekas 11 28.5 13.2 4.8 0.9 0.3 0.1 0.9
Javon Freeman-Liberty 11 30.9 11.2 3.6 2.4 1.9 0.3 1.5
Baker Evelyn 11 31.4 10.9 2.5 3.5 0.7 0.1 2.2
Markus Golder 11 23.0 10.2 3.5 0.8 0.7 0.4 1.3
Deion Lavender 11 32.5 8.4 4.8 5.5 1.4 0.1 2.5
Mileek McMillan 8 10.5 3.4 1.5 0.4 0.2 0.2 0.6
Daniel Sackey 11 10.6 2.5 1.2 1.1 0.3 0.0 1.1
Langston Stalling 2 6.0 2.0 1.5 0.5 0.0 0.5 0.0
John Kiser 8 8.4 1.9 1.8 0.4 0.1 0.1 0.4
Jaume Sorolla 5 12.4 1.4 2.2 0.2 0.2 0.6 0.6
Micah Bradford 1 3.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.0

2018-2019 Valparaiso Crusaders Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
Matt Lottich Head Coach 2016-2017 Assistant Coach (Valparaiso, 2013 to 2016)
Luke Gore Associate Head Coach 2016-2017 Assistant Coach (Valparaiso, 2002 to 2016)
Rob Holloway Assistant Coach 2018-2019 Assistant Coach (Eastern Illinois, 2016 to 2018)
Todd Townsend Assistant Coach 2018-2019 Assistant Coach (Milwaukee, 2016 to 2017)
Mark LaBarbera Athletic Director 2004-2005 N/A
Matt Bowen Director of Basketball Operations 2018-2019 Head Coach (Minnesota Duluth, 2012 to 2018)
Zachary Creighton Athletic Trainer 2017-2018 N/A