Girls basketball all-time coaching leaders


Cumberland coach John Bond talked with Nikki Jackson during the Lady Skins’ run to their first All “A” Classic state championship in 1991 at Memorial Coliseum.

John Bond 492-244
Doc Gray 204-160
Bucky Burkhart 169-144
Derrick Akal 149-76
Anthony Nolan 143-61
Debbie Green 129-48
Fred McCreary 117-112
Basil Mills 115-38
Raymond Cox 103-72
Chuck Mitchell 102-123
Debbie Brown 78-62


Hall of Fame coach. E.R “Doc” Gray led Harlan to a pair of 13th Region Tournament titles and five straight 52nd District championships from 1996 to 2000.
Basil Mills posted a 115-38 record in six seasons as the girls basketball coach at Cawood High School, leading the Trojanettes to four straight 52nd District titles from 1976 to 1979 and a 13th Region title in 1978.
Derrick Akal led the Harlan Lady Dragons to a pair of 13th Region titles in his seven years as coach. (Les Nicholson)