Posted at: 04/18/2013 11:43 PM
Updated at: 04/19/2013 12:32 AM
By: Dan Williamson
Grand Rapids, Minn. - Alex Illikainen helped lead the Grand Rapids boys basketball team to state during his sophomore season and now, he is getting some national recognition.
The six-foot-nine-inch forward/center has been named by the MaxPreps website as a National Second Team Sophomore All-American.
Illikainen averaged 27.2 points and 14.7 rebounds per game last season.
To view the rest of the National Second Team Sophomore All-Americans, click here.