Adkins retires from coaching at Plainfield East after winning 2 regional titles

The only coach in program history is leaving his post at Plainfield East. Boys basketball coach Branden Adkins is retiring from coaching after a run at East which included being the only program in District 202 boys basketball history to win multiple regional championships. “We won two conference championships and two regional championships,” Adkins said. “I’m proud of what we accomplished here from the bottom up. A lot of people have come through our program and came back. It is bittersweet. This isn’t really the way I wanted to end…

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Plainfield North falls to Andrew in own regional

Plainfield North’s season came to an end Monday night in a 50-45 loss to Andrew in the Plainfield North Regional quarterfinal. The Tigers trailed 14-4 early in the second quarter before 10 straight points tied the game. The T-Bolts scored the final four points for an 18-14 lead at the half. “We were 5-of-13 in the paint, we were 5-for-23 in the first half and 0-for-3 from three and none of them were contested,” North coach Bob Krahulik said. “We just didn’t shoot well. But, credit to us. We hung…

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