June 10, 2011

Youngman leaves Metamora basketball program

By WEEK Reporter

Youngman leaves Metamora basketball program

June 10, 2011 Updated Jun 10, 2011 at 10:22 PM CDT

Jim Youngman has resigned as Metamora's boys basketball coach to take a coaching job in Kentucky. Youngman has been named the new boys basketball coach at Greenup County High School in Kentucky.

Youngman told HOI-19 Sports that leaving Metamora was a tough decision but he was excited about going to a basketball-crazy high school. Youngman led Metamora to a 18-10 record this past season. He has been a high school coach at 7 different Illinois high schools including Heart of Illinois stops at DePue, Abingdon and Metamora.

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