The Mike behind the mic

Mike Gillespie (left) is honored by IU-Southeast athletic director Joe Glove for calling his 4,000th athletic event prior to the Grenadiers’ basketball game versus Oakland City on Dec. 12 in New Albany, Ind. Georgetown native Mike Gillespie still works a passion -- 4000 times and counting -- he discovered at the Sweet 16 By John … Continue reading The Mike behind the mic

Getting the calling right

Glendale minister influences many through officiating. By John Herndon, GLENDALE, Ky. -- As much as Adam Hale wants to get every call right, it’s more important that he gets his calling right. And make no mistake about Hale. He’s a baseball and basketball official who wants to get every call right. Every. Single. One. … Continue reading Getting the calling right