Collin Heynen Chooses Northwestern

HeynenOrange City, Iowa — Collin Heynen from Boyden has signed a letter of intent to continue his basketball career at Northwestern College next fall.

Heynen is a 6’4” forward who starred three years for the Trinity Christian High School basketball team. Heynen averaged 22 points and an impressive 16.5 rebounds per game in earning first team all-conference honors for the second straight year. He shot nearly 50% from the field and also registered 2.5 blocks per game. Heynen finished his career with over 1,000 points and also was a second team all-Northwest Iowa selection. Heynen earned academic all-state honors and plans to major in business at Northwestern. He is the son of Veryl and Kandace.

“Collin is a quality young man, an excellent student and a good athlete,” commented head Northwestern College basketball coach Kris Korver. “Collin played well at our camps over the last few summers and had an outstanding senior season. He competes, rebounds, hustles and does the little things well. We are excited to have Collin join us at Northwestern College.”

Northwestern College is a Christian college of more than 1,200 students in Orange City, Iowa. Rated a top-five Midwestern baccalaureate college by U.S. News & World Report magazine, Northwestern provides an education that combines academic rigor with a faith perspective.