IBCA Achievement Awards

 

The Illinois Basketball Coaches Association is proud to honor several individuals each year for their career achievements and contributions to the game of basketball in Illinois. Our three active Achievement Awards are the Chuck Rolinski Achievement Award, the Herrins Award, and the Derril Kipp Courage Award.

Chuck Rolinski Lifetime Achievement Award

2018: Ken Crawford (Teutopolis)
2019: Jim Tracy (De La Salle and Reavis)

Herrins Award
2018: Doug Bruno (DePaul University)
2019: Brad Weathers (Carlyle and Nashville) 

Derril Kipp Courage Award
2018: Shawn Harrington (Chicago Marshall)
2019: Will Waller (University of Illinois)

Chuck Rolinski/Tom "Buzzy" O'Connor Award
1974: Ed Badger (Wright Junior College)
1975: Ray Meyer (DePaul University)
1976: George Ireland (Loyola University - Chicago)
1977: Joe Stampf (University of Chicago)
1978: Dolph Stanley (Rockford Boylan)
1979: Vergil Fletcher (Collinsville)
1980: Dan McCarrell (North Park University)
1981: Jack Horenberger (Illinois Wesleyan University)
1982: Bob Pligge (Chicago Taft)
1983: Don Morris (Rock Island Alleman)
1984: Barney Ranstead (Oak Lawn)
1985: Lee Cabutti (Champaign Central)
1986: Joe Hartley (Waterman and Proviso West)
1987: Dennis Bridges (Illinois Wesleyan University)
1988: George "Scoop" Slafkosky (Rockford)
1989: Bob Metcalf (Normal University and Waterman)
1990: John McGougal (Aurora West)
1991: Merv Baker (Charleston)
1992: Joe Stowell, Jr. (Bradley University)
1993: Allen Pickering (Lincoln College)
1994: Bob Alpert (Washington Jr. High Peru)
1995: Art Kimball (Kimball Broadcasting Company)
1996: John McLendon (Tennessee A & I College)
1997: Ron Ferguson (Thornridge, ISU, and Bradley)
1998: (tie) Rich Herrin (Okawville, Benton, Southern Illinois)
1998: (tie)Ron Herrin (Freeburg, Olney, Benton, SIU)
1999: Chuck Rolinski (Toluca) 
2000: Sherrill Hanks (Quincy)
2001: Jack Tosh (Dekalb, Evanston, York)
2002: Taylor Bell (Chicago Sun-Times)
2003: Harry Statham (McKendree College)
2004: Jim Flynn (Illinois High School Association)
2005: Lanny Slavin (WLPO/WAJK LaSalle-Peru)
2006: Dr. Jill Hutchinson (Illinois State University)
2007: Michael McCuskey (Champaign)
2008: Bill Gleason (Oak Park)
2009: John Scneiter (Decatur and New Trier)
2010: Norm Goodman (East Leyden and Lake Forest College)
2010: Steve Simons (Charleston High School)
2011: Pat Sullivan (St. Francis College)
2012: Mel Sheets (New Trier)
2013: Jim Harrington (Weber and Elgin)
2013: Mike and Tina Small (Regina Dominican High School)
2014: Gerald "Chips" Giovanine (LaSalle-Peru)
2014: Steve Goers (Rockford Boylan High School)
2015: Steve Allen (Springfield Lutheran)
2016: Gordon Kerkman (West Aurora)
2017: Mike Bailey (St. Patrick)

 

 

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