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James Hlafka

2001 Inductee


As an accomplished teacher and coach, Jim’s dedication and love of basketball has led him to a successful coaching career.  His greatest achievements have come as a successful Bunker Hill High School boys’ basketball coach for over 40 years.  He is a member of the Illinois Coaches Basketball Hall of Fame and one of the top ten coaches in Illinois with over 740 wins.