Girls' Basketball

'It'll be fun': Keri Dornbusch takes over as GCMS High School girls basketball coach

GIBSON CITY -- The Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley school board approved the hiring of Keri Dornbusch as the high school's head girls basketball coach at its meeting on Monday, June 19.
 
"I'm definitely looking forward to having a good season and having a good group of girls to work with," Dornbusch said. "It'll be fun. We'll see what happens.

GCMS High School girls track and field acting head coach Seeff Grauer selected as Ford County Record's Co-Coach of the Year

GIBSON CITY — According to Seeff Grauer, Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley High School athletic director Mike Allen was looking for a familiar face as he searched for an acting head coach for the girls track and field team.
 
Erica Kostoff had to take a year off from her duties as the team's head coach this past spring due to her newborn baby being in the neonatal intensive c

New PBL High School girls basketball coach Nathan Lawler hopes to 'make it a program that the girls can be proud of'

PAXTON -- The hiring of Nathan Lawler as junior high special education teacher/high school head girls basketball coach was approved at Wednesday’s Paxton-Buckley-Loda school board meeting.
 
The fact that Lawler would be hired as a teacher as well as a coach helped, said PBL High School soon-to-be athletic director Brock Niebuhr.
 
“That

Former PBL head girls basketball coach Rachel Hurliman: 'I just want to thank PBL for this great opportunity'

PAXTON -- The Paxton-Buckley-Loda school board accepted Rachel Hurliman’s resignation as junior high math teacher and high school head girls basketball coach was also approved at the meeting.
 
Hurliman said her decision to resign was made in mid-May.

Nathan Lawler hired as PBL High School girls basketball coach; Brock Niebuhr hired as high school's baseball coach

PAXTON — The hires of Brock Niebuhr as high school head baseball coach and Nathan Lawler as junior high special education teacher/high school head girls basketball coach were approved at Wednesday’s Paxton-Buckley-Loda school board meeting.

Rachel Hurliman’s resignation as junior high math teacher and high school head girls basketball coach was also approved at the meeting.


Cole Eshleman chosen as Ford County Record Co-Athlete of the Year for 2016-17

PAXTON -- Cole Eshleman has played a big part in a successful run for Paxton-Buckley-Loda High School athletics.
 
During his junior and senior seasons, the Panthers compiled a combined 119-30 record in football, boys basketball and baseball -- all teams on which Eshleman participated. 
 
The football team reached the second round of the

Mindy Whitehouse dismissed as GCMS High School girls basketball head coach

GIBSON CITY -- The Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley school board approved the termination of Mindy Whitehouse as high school girls' varsity basketball coach, effective immediately, at its May meeting.
 
"At this time, we decided we needed to go in a different direction," GCMS High School athletic director Mike Allen said.

PBL coaching changes (April 12, 2017)

PAXTON -- Lynn Rubarts' hire as an assistant girls basketball coach at Paxton-Buckley-Loda High School was approved at Wednesday's school board meeting.
 
Zak Harris was terminated from his position as assistant football coach at the high school.
 
The termination was due, according to the school board, "to his moving out of state and not subm

PBL Special Olympics basketball players claim silver medals at state tournament

NORMAL -- In the final minute of Sunday's Special Olympics Illinois Senior 14 state basketball tournament championship game, the Paxton-Buckley-Loda Panthers' Jakob Robison sought an opportunity to give one of his teammates a chance at a basket.
 
Robison handed the ball off to Kelly Griffin in the lane.

PBL Special Olympics basketball 2017

Here are some of the sights from the Panthers' Special Olympics Illinois Senior 14 state tournament championship game against the Joliet Cornerstone Jaguars at Horton Fieldhouse in Normal ...


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