Last Updated on 5/15/2006 by bidz

Gym teacher guards hoop that LeBron made famous

Beacon Journal | 05/15/2006 |
By Tom Reed
Beacon Journal sportswriter

“One of the most famous basketball rims in Summit County has been sitting at the bottom of James Donald’s office locker collecting dust — and value.

Seven years ago, one of Donald’s eighth-grade students at Riedinger Middle School dunked a basketball in the annual student-teacher game.

He was a tall, skinny kid with a body shaped like 6 o’clock — straight up and down. That was 14-year-old LeBron James.”

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