Posted On: 10/14/21 5:00 PM

A new era is underway at Hamilton Southeastern High School. After two full decades at the helm of the boys basketball program, Brian Satterfield has moved over to the girls side in order to coach his daughter. Coach Satterfield posted a 322-151 record in his 20 seasons as the Royals head coach with three sectional championships and nine Hoosier Crossroads Conference titles in that span. Now, John Ashworth takes over the reigns after six seasons at Decatur Central. The former Franklin Central and IUPUI player has a 65-70 record as a head coach. Coach Ashworth and his staff allowed me to attend Wednesday afternoon’s team workout to get a look behind the curtain of their program.

The Royals graduated seven seniors a year ago including their four leading scorers. Vinny Buccilla Vinny Buccilla 6'1" | PG Hamilton Southeastern | 2021 State IN , who is now suiting up for Wabash College, led the bunch with 12.7 points and 4.7 assists per game. Replacing 83.7% of your scoring is never an easy task, but that is what Coach Ashworth will be tasked with in his first season at HSE. The cupboard isn’t bare of talent though and the Royals have a very strong sophomore class that will be asked to step

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