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Michael Prichard named girls’ hoops coach at Charlestown

Tuesday, September 17th, 2013

Charlestown native Michael Prichard was approved Tuesday night as Charlestown High School’s girls’ varsity basketball coach during a Greater Clark County Schools board meeting. Prichard, a 1997 graduate of Charlestown, replaces Scott Matthews, who resigned last week before ever coaching a game. “I understand where Coach Matthews is coming from,” Charlestown athletic director Chad Gilbert […]

The Michael Prichard file

Tuesday, September 17th, 2013

Here’s a look at Michael Prichard, who was named Charlestown girls’ basketball coach on Tuesday night. COACHING EXPERIENCE Junior varsity girls’ basketball coach at Eastern Pekin from 2009-2011. Assistant men’s basketball coach at Spalding University, a NCAA Division III school in Louisville from 2008-09. Freshmen boys’ basketball coach at Charlestown from 2005-2008. PLAYER EXPERIENCE Was […]

Q&A with Chad Gilbert, Charlestown’s new AD

Sunday, July 14th, 2013

As the search continues for Jeffersonville’s next boys’ basketball coach, the Red Devils’ former boss is settling in as the new athletic administrator at Charlestown High School, his alma mater. “The way I see it is I left my dream coaching job to accept my dream administrative job,” said Chad Gilbert, who coached the Jeff […]

Burdin awarded player of the week honors by IBCA

Friday, November 16th, 2012

Charlestown sophomore Justice Burdin was one of three Indiana Basketball Coaches Association/Subway Players of the Week for her performance during the opening week of the high school girls’ basketball season (Nov. 5-10). Burdin, a 5-11 sophomore wing, notched a double-double as the Pirates began its season with a 64-37 triumph over Southwestern. She tallied 21 […]

Charlestown graduate Anthony Lloyd to Ancilla

Saturday, July 28th, 2012

Anthony Lloyd, a graduate of Charlestown in 2011, signed Friday with Ancilla College, Pirates coach Sean Smith told Hoosier Hills Hoops. Ancilla, a junior-college program, is located in Donaldson, Ind. “He didn’t give up on (his recruitment); he hung in there,” said Smith, noting that Lloyd attracted little college interest his senior season. “This is […]