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Tuesday, August 18, 2009

Prospect Profile: Josh Gasser

Josh Gasser, PG
6'4" :: 195 lbs.
Class of 2010
Port Washington (WI) HS
AAU: Wisconsin Swing

Scout: 3 Stars * * * (#44 PG) Previous: 1 Star (PG) > 3 Stars
Rivals: 3 Stars (PG)
ESPN/Scouts, Inc. grade: 89 (#49 PG) Previous: #54 PG

2010 Wisconsin Player of the Year (Gatorade)
2010 First Team All State (AP)
2010 First Team All-State (Div. 2, WBCA)
2010 First Team All-Area (Journal-Sentinel)
2009 Fourth Team All-State (AP)
2009 First Team All-State (Div. 2, WBCA)
2008 Honorable Mention All-State (AP)
2008 Third Team All-State (Journal-Sentinel)

Recent Press
6/19: UW recruit Gasser leads South to narrow win - WiSJ
6/17: Port Washington's Gasser eager for return to Madison -
2/23: UW basketball recruits have teams in hunt for conference titles - The Capital Times
2/9: Top candidates emerge for coveted Mr. Basketball award -
1/22: Cross-county split decision - Ozaukee Press
12/11: Senior guard gets well fast - JSOnline
12/2: Port boys survive rough road opener - Ozaukee Press
9/18: Northwestern basketball in hunt for top guard - Chicago Tribune
8/18: Wisconsin throws hat into recruiting ring for Port Washington's Gasser -

The Verbal
Pirates junior guard gives nod to Badgers - JSOnline (9/24/09)
Port Washington's Gasser commits to Badgers - (9/24/09)
Port Washington's Gasser gives verbal commitment to attend Wisconsin - (9/24/09)

The Hype
Arizona State, Maryland extend scholarship offers to Gasser - (7/29/09)
Quarter-guard - Purple Reign (7/9/09)
July 2009 Wisconsin Prospects Preview - NY2LA Sports (7/5/09)
NY2LA Sports Midwest Inside Dish - NY2LA Sports (5/5/08)

Interview: The Badger Hour - 100.5 FM ESPN Radio
Game: Port Washington at Nicolet (1/23/09) -
Game: Port Washington Basketball 06-07: Regional Finals (2/20/08) - YouTube

Senior: 2009-10 (Port) - JSOnline
Junior: 2008-09 (Port) - JSOnline
Sophomore: 2007-08 (Port) - JSOnline
Freshman: 2006-07 (Port) - JSOnline

Additional Info
2009-10 Schedule :: Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel :: Ozaukee Press



  1. As of now, Wisconsin has offered a walk-on spot to Gasser in 2010 and then four years on scholarship starting in 2011.

    Gasser is the #3 recruit in the state according to, which rates him as a 5-Star prospect.

  2. Hi Im claud loughran from green bay i saw the player josh gasser. im 17 and going on 18 in january 2011! I am going to be enrolled to yor school from green bay paluski high school.I hope to play basketball for you. good luck josh gasser!


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