Tri-County Youth Sports Grant
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1995-96 Manual Boy's Basketball Team

Wayne McClain’s 2nd year as head coach culminated in the 3rd consecutive IHSA Class AA Championship for Manual.   The tournament was held at a new venue, Peoria’s Carver Arena.  The Rams defeated Thornton of Harvey (57-51) in a rematch of the previous season’s title game.  Sophomore guard, Frank Williams was the game’s leading scorer with 16 points.  The Rams completed another spectacular season with a 31-2 record.  Manual’s Sergio McClain (GPSHOF class of 2013) and Marcus Griffin, were selected to the All-State 1st Team.  McClain was also named co-MVP of the state finals.