Year Inducted: 2011
Schools / Organizations: Batavia High School
Biography: Jim grew up in Batavia, played basketball for Batavia High School and became their winningest basketball coach with 455 victories in 27 seasons as the boys’ head coach. His 1990-91 team was 27-2 and advanced to the IHSA Elite Eight. Jim coached the Bulldogs to 9 IHSA Regional championships, and 2 IHSA Sectional titles (1991, 2003). His 2005-06 team finished with a 26-2 record.