Joey Hart staying at Linton, turns down Loogootee offer

Hart in 2019 guided Miners to 2A state finals appearance

Posted: Apr 9, 2019 11:14 PM

Linton boys basketball coach Joey Hart did meet with Loogootee about their opening. Tuesday Hart declined Loogootee's offer. In nine year Hart has guided Linton to two state finals, finishing runner-up each time. He's gone 179-59 with the Miners. Overall in 22 years on the sidelines Hart is 325-187.

In a statement to Sports 10, Coach Hart said "I met with Loogootee, but declined. I was impressed with Loogootee, but Linton is our basketball family".

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