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1991-92 Richwoods Boy's Basketball Team

 

Coached by Wayne Hammerton (GPSHOF class of 1996), the 1991-92 Richwoods Knights capped a 30-3 season with a runner-up finish to undefeated Maywood (Proviso East) at the University of Illinois (Champaign).  On their journey to the championship game, Richwoods defeated Danville 67-53 at Peoria’s Carver Arena in the Super Sectional; Lincolnshire (Stevenson) 86-75 in the quarterfinals; and Rockford Boylan 47-46 in a semifinal thriller, before falling to defending champion Proviso East 42-31 in the championship game.   Troy Taylor (Peoria Journal Star’s Class AA Player of the Year) received 1st Team All-Tournament honors and teammate, Sean Kimble was named to the 2nd Team.  Kimble (48 points) was 2nd in tournament scoring for the 3 games in Champaign.  Taylor was also selected to the Chicago Tribune All-State 3rdTeam.