Girls Varsity Basketball
Game Summaries & Headlines.
Johnson Central Head Women's Basketball Coach Darrin Rice won his 100th game while coaching the Lady Eagles against Magoffin County 2 February 2018. In the 67-41 win, Rice pushed his overall record to 214-99. Rice coached Sheldon Clark High School to a 114-55 record, leading the Lady Cards to their first ever Elite 8 appearance in the state tournament. Rice also coached the Lady Eagles to their first ever Elite 8 appearance in 2015.
In just 11 years of Coaching at the varsity level, Rice is on pace to average nearly 20 wins per season at two different schools and is one of the few coaches in state history to garner state tournament wins with multiple programs.
Prior to becoming a Head Coach at the varsity level, Rice was a long time Lady Eagle Assistant Coach under Phillip Wireman, has been the a Head Coach at Johnson County Middle School upon its inception, and was Head Coach at W.R. Castle Elementary when it was K-8. With well over 20 years of experience and a HOF plaque at JCHS to boot, Coach Rice is looking to make another run to the state tournament this season!