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Head Coach Mike Holmes never expected Colorado to be a rich source of Southwestern players, but things have developed in that direction.  Nick Lenhard, a senior from Falcon High School in Falcon, CO, which is a suburb of Colorado Springs, signed a National Letter of Intent to join the Spartans next season, making him the third Colorado player in three years for Southwestern. 

Lenhard is a cerebral guard with a good three-point stroke.  Holmes likes his energy and understanding.  “Point guards are like catchers in baseball,” Holmes said.  “They need to have a more heightened understanding of why things are occurring for everyone else to be successful.  I saw in Nick a player who will be able to translate bench decisions and adjustments to his teammates on the floor.  He is ideal for our systems.”