Deryk Pearsall, a Centerville High School standout from Sand Coulee, Montana near Great Falls, has signed his letter of intent to play basketball for Dawson Community College. He chose Dawson because the Buccaneers gave him the chance to play college basketball, a life-long dream for Pearsall.
“Deryk is an excellent shooter who is able to play many positions.” said DCC men’s basketball coach Don Mast. ‘I expect him to have an outstanding career at Dawson and look forward to seeing him on campus.”
Pearsall says he likes the DCC campus environment. He plans to study Civil Engineering with an eye to complete his education at Montana Tech.
An all-around sports star and academic achiever Pearsall’s 2013 accomplishments with the Miners include; All Conference Northern C, All State Northern C, selection to Crown Plaza All State Team, and 4 year Academic All State for basketball, football, and track. His stats averaged 19.6 points, 11.8 rebounds and 5.6 assists at Centerville. He finished the season with 1,120 career points.