Friends of Basketball


Dick Clish

Year Inducted: 2022

Category: Friends of Basketball

Schools / Organizations:
(Hillside) Proviso West High School
Hinsdale Central High School


Dick’s voice was synonymous with (Hillside)Proviso West High School basketball for 30 years. He became the public address announcer in 1984 and retired in 2014. He was the P.A. man for the Proviso West Holiday Tournament during the same time period.

In 2015, Dick became the public address announcer for the Hinsdale Central Holiday Classic and continues in that position. He also was the P.A. announcer for the “Hoops in the Loop” basketball showcase.