Evansville Courier & Press writer Gordon Engelhardt compared Huntingburg Memorial Gymnasium to an “old barn” in his article posted in the paper this past Sunday.
He wrote, “With McCarty in the house, or historic old barn to be more accurate, Heritage Hills coach Nate Hawkins said the entire Patriots’ team was energized,” in the article published January 20 titled Heritage Hills’ Sisley shines under
Our gymnasium was designed to accommodate about 6,000 fans. When entering the building at ground level, fans seated anywhere in the gym have a great view of the action down on the court.
There has been a lot of basketball history generated in the Huntingburg Memorial Gymnasium.
For the size of Huntingburg, we are fortunate to have a newly renovated high school football stadium with state of the art turf, league stadium for the boys high school baseball team, state of the art girls high school softball complex and a 67-year-old basketball gymnasium that is a Southern Indiana icon, NOT AN OLD BARN!
Tim Wehr, Huntingburg