Basketball superstar

Kenny Strawbridge: Rockford’s Hidden Basketball Superstar – Sports – Rockford Register Star

ROCKFORD – Kenny Strawbridge thinks he was born to play basketball. “My mom and dad met at a basketball game at the YMCA,” said Rockford point guard Lutheran. Ken Strawbridge was a referee in this match. He spotted his future wife, Tisha, watching his younger brother from the stands. “During the timeouts I dunked the […]

Basketball superstar

When life got tough, Springfield’s next basketball superstar worked on his jump shot

Anton Brookshire shoots the basket to clear his mind. Since growing up in Milwaukee, the Springfield freshman phenomenon has found refuge on the court. Brookshire’s mother was ill for most of her life. She suffers from the systemic autoimmune disease known as lupus. His bones hurt. She cannot move very well. Brookshire made him hot […]