With a little help from friends, family, fans and boosters, Erwin Porter has assembled a collection of stories, records and photos that tell the story of boys prep hoops in “the Bootheel” from 1968 to 2020. Bootheel Basketball takes older fans on a nostalgic trip back in time, while sharing with younger hoops buffs insight as to how Southeast Missouri teams became so dominant on a state level.
This 6” x 9”, 240-page hardbound book contains:
Histories of each of the area’s 40 boys programs, organized by conference, as well as all-time won/loss records
All-State honorees from 1968-2020
State championship section, including team photos
Profiles of eight 500-win coaches
Bootheel Basketball “fun facts”
Over 170 photos
Foreword by All-American and NBA star Tyler Hansbrough
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Proceeds from the sale of this book will also help other communities and organizations preserve their history through Our American Heritage Project, a non-profit organization.
Product Dimensions: 6x9
Cover Type: Hard Cover