(Neola) The Tri-Center girls basketball team is off to a 5-3 start to the season under head coach Julius Michalik. The Trojans won their final two games heading into the holiday break, most recently it was a 45-34 win against Griswold. 6'1" junior Shelby Sullivan posted a double double with 23 points and 13 rebounds.
Coach Michalik says he is looking forward to the post holiday break portion of the season. Tri-Center has three players who will likely be returning from injuries (Kaylee Grotee, Alex Larsen, and Malory Christensen) when they get back to action in the next calendar year. Coach Michalik (photo from millercards.net) played college basketball for the Iowa State Cyclones in the early 1990's, he was a teammate of current ISU head coach Fred Hoiberg.
Click here for the interview with Tri-Center girls coach Julius Michalik