BY JOHN PARENT
VAN WERT —The Crestview Knights have enjoyed an incredible regular season, finishing a perfect 22-0 and capturing their 15th Northwest Conference championship. Senior wing Damian Helm was one of four Knights to earn all-conference accolades, as he was named the 2013-14 Northwest Conference Player of the Year at the annual selection meeting held on Monday in Delphos.
Helm, who averaged 15.2 points per game along with 4.5 rebounds and 2.9 assists for the Knights, while shooting 57 percent from the field and 91 percent from the free throw line this year, received 117 of a possible 120 points in the voting.
He was joined on the NWC first team by Columbus Grove’s Will Vorhees, Spencerville’s Ben Bowers, Jefferson’s Trey Smith and Lincolnview’s Kyle Williams.
Crestview’s Jeremy Best was named NWC Coach of the Year.