•October 19, 2016•
Karlie Bean, seventh grader at Windsor Jr. High School, participated in the first Jr. High All-Star Showcase in Jacksonville October 8-9.
Bean was joined by Grace Bunfill of Okaw Valley and more than 100 additional girls in Illinois to participate in the event. Players from Mattoon, Charleston, and Martinsville joined Bean and Bunfill to form the East Central team.
The 11 member team was coached by Blain Mayhill of Charleston.
The East Central team earned the championship title, finishing the weekend with four wins and one tie.
Bean earned a position on the 2016 All-Tournament Team while also taking home the MVP award.