Tom Glanders, Central High School (1976)
Tom was a two-sport athlete from 1974-1976 and a Bringle Award Winner, emblematic of the top male athlete in the Elkhart Community Schools in 1976. He averaged 14.8 points and grabbed 275 rebounds in leading the Blue Blazers to their first Sectional title in basketball. He also was named MVP and All-NIC his senior year. He competed in track for three years setting the then school record of 6′ 6″ in the high jump. He played collegiate basketball at Oregon State for two years and Tri-State for two years where he was named MVP in 1980. Tom also played professional basketball in Germany and Australia.