By: STEVE LeMASTERslemaster@civitasmedia.com
April 4, 2013
Any boys’ or girls’ basketball player from the 15th Region or 14th Region that would like to play in an All-Star game on May 4 at Mingo Central High School in West Virginia is asked to call Clay Campbell at 606-432-4352.
The upcoming All-Star game will feature players from Kentucky and West Virginia.
Sheldon Clark High School head coach Frankie Smith has been tabbed to guide the Kentucky boys’ team. In his first season as head coach of the Sheldon Clark boys’ basketball program, Smith guided the Cardinals to runner-up finishes in the 58th District and 15th Region.
Sheldon Clark concluded the season 21-11. The Cardinals boasted the region’s second-best record behind Pikeville and champion Johnson Central.
Sheldon Clark seniors Katelyn Newsome and Kandice Porter have committed to play for the Kentucky girls’ team.
Casey resigns from Belfry: Longtime head coach Randy Casey has resigned from his post on the Belfry bench. Casey had a record of 150-101 with nine straight 15th Region Tournament appearances during his tenure as Belfry head coach. He won three 60th District titles and his teams reached the semifinals of the regional tournament three times.