A huge congrats is in order for Bismarck High graduate, Dexter Werner, as he will be playing in Germany’s Pro-B division.

Werner went to Bismarck High School followed by North Dakota State University. According to GoBison.com, he is a second-team All-Summit League honoree and won the the Sixth Man of the year award...twice. The athlete also threw javelin and placed 4th at the Summit League Outdoor Championships.

KFYR-TV reports that Werner, a forward, has signed with a basketball team in Germany's Pro-B Division. They go on to say that the team Werner has signed with had the best season last year.

Werner was a well known basketball player at Bismarck High School where he was the all-time leading scorer and rebounder and a three-time all state performer.

Werner used his Instagram to reach out to his supporters.

We are extremely proud and excited to follow Werner on this journey. Be sure to check back for further updates. Good luck and Congratulations, Dexter Werner!

[KFYR TV & GoBison]