Panthers News · Boys Basketball to celebrate 50th season!


The boys basketball program will recognize its proud history by celebrating its 50th season.  Over the last fifty years the Panthers have had many seasons to remember.  We are going to celebrate and honor this programs history during our home game vs. Goshen on January 18.  The JV game is scheduled to tip at 6:15 p.m.  On this same night we are going to have our “Snowcoming” festivities as well as the Band’s Backyard BBQ.  Come out to the PIT, have dinner with the family and enjoy some Indiana High School Basketball!

We will recognize members of the first NorthWood basketball team during halftime of the varsity game as well as all NW boys basketball alumni that can return.  After the game we will have a gathering of all alumni and their families in the cafeteria.  Please help spread the word that all boys basketball alumni will have free entrance to the game.

Itinerary of Events for January 18 vs. Goshen

  1. 4:30-7:00 p.m. Band Backyard BBQ – cafeteria 
  2. 5:00 p.m. – Elementary Teams will play exhibition games in the Athletic Center doors open at 4:30 p.m. Tickets purchased at this time will be good for admission into the JV/Varsity game by presenting your ticket at the entrance through NW Athletics Door.
  3. 6:00 p.m. – Tour of Athletic Center for basketball Alumni
  4. 6:15 p.m. – JV Tip vs. Goshen
  5. Halftime of the JV game – LeAnn Stewart Dance Group
  6. Snowcoming Festivities – Between JV and Varsity games
  7. Approx. tip of Varsity BB vs. Goshen 8:00 p.m.
  8. Halftime of the varsity game – Introduction of the 1969-70 basketball team along with any attending alumni
  9. Conclusion of the varsity game – team picture on the court with returning alumni
  10. All alumni and their families are invited to the cafeteria for a drinks and snacks to relive some of the basketball memories of the past.