Heiar Honored For 100 Wins
December 4, 2007
By Chipola Staff
Chipola College head men’s
basketball coach Greg Heiar was
recognized recently for his 100th
Chipola president Dr. Gene Prough and athletic director Dale O’Daniel presented a plaque to coach Heiar, whose current record is 106-11.
His winning percentage of 90.4 percent is the highest of all panhandle coaches. He is three time Panhandle Coach of the Year, with a 47-3 home-court record.
Heiar has coached three All Americans, including NJCAA Player of the year Jamarcus Ellis.
He has coached 17 All Conference Players and 14 Division 1 players.
In his first year at Chipola as assistant to Chris Jans, the Indians won the state title and finished sixth in the nation.
In three years as head coach, Heiar has led his team to two state titles and a runner-up finish at the 2007 National Tournament. In his four years at Chipola, 24 of 26 sophomores have graduated.