The Southwestern Officials Association will be conducting an introduction to basketball officiating for adult and high school freshmen through seniors from Dubois and Surrounding counties on Sunday, September 23 at 6 p.m. at Cabby O’Neil gymnasium in Jasper.
It’s been 14 years since the Forest Park boys basketball team won back-to-back state championships. It’s a time that David Welp can recall rather vividly as he was one of the members of the teams that will forever be remembered in Ranger lore.
Another area boys basketball team will have a new head coach next season as Jeff Litherland has resigned from his post as the varsity boys basketball coach at Forest Park after five and a half seasons leading the Ranger squad.
It’s not uncommon for high school students to take summer vacations to places such as New York City and Los Angeles during their three-month break away from school. But for Heritage Hills sophomore basketball player Blake Sisley, these trips are a chance for him to showcase his basketball talents on a more nationwide scale.
Several area basketball players will be competing for a variety of teams in the 10th annual Indiana Class Basketball All-Star Classic which will take place this weekend at Anderson University’s Kardatzke Wellness Center.