Friends of Basketball


Howard Painter

Year Inducted: 2019

Category: Friends of Basketball

Schools / Organizations: Greenview High School
Greenview Junior High School

Biography: A graduate of Greenview High School, Howard served the Greenview School District from 1981-2015 as its scorekeeper, clock operator, and scoreboard operator.  He ran the scoreboard for all volleyball and basketball games at Greenview High School and Greenview Junior High School.  Howard’s passion for helping Greenivew always included a cheerful attitude toward the officials, players and coaches.  He played a big role in making a Greenview game into a special experience.  For 34 years, his service was appreciated by all who came to this small town just north of Springfield.