IBCA Hall of Fame

Mike Austin

Name: Mike Gleason

Year Inducted: 2014

Category: Officials

Schools / Organizations:
IHSA

Biography:  At the time of his induction, Mike had officiated basketball for 20+ years, highlighted by working IHSA state tournaments in 2007, 2008, and 2010.  This included the 2010 IHSA Class 2A state championship game.  Mike has worked 14 IHSA Regionals, 12 IHSA Sectionals, and 5 IHSA Super-sectionals in addition to numerous high school basketball tournaments and the 2009 IBCA All-Star Games.  He began a coaches/officials scholarship outing that raised $180,000 in 10 years to help students offset their college educational costs.