Name: David Mitchell
Year Inducted: 2016
Category: Friends of Basketball
Schools / Organizations:
Watseka High School
David's passion for Watseka basketball began in 1971 when as an eighth-grader he became the team manager for the high school team. He later researched "Warrior Basketball History" by compiling all-time records and stats. David was sports editor for the Iroquois Times and Republic from 1972-79 and a correspondent for the Kankakee Journal from 1980 to 1990. He published several books on high school basketball focusing on Iroquois County. He ran a website call icbasketball.com from 2002-2009.