Friends of Basketball


Lloyd Elston

Year Inducted: 1974

Category: Friends of Basketball

Schools / Organizations: Kankakee High School
(Kankakee) Eastridge High School

Biography: Lloyd Elston operated the scoreboard for basketball and football games for 23 consecutive years at Kankakee HS and Eastridge HS.  During this time he never missed a game or tournament.  Lloyd worked without pay and was instrumental in organizing the Raid Aiders along with Lawrence Johnston.  This non-paid group of volunteers assist in the operation of all home football and basketball games.  Lloyd Elston passed away on June 5, 2013.