Posted On: 10/30/21 8:00 AM

Thursday afternoon I made it over to The Largest and Finest High School Fieldhouse in the World to check out the New Castle Trojans. It was my 12th open gym in the last few weeks as I try to hit as many as possible before the season begins. Please reach out to me on Twitter @BRamseyKSR if you would like me to make it to your school in the coming weeks!

Back-to-back seasons below .500 is not something that New Castle natives are accustomed to. Luke Bumbalough and Mason Gillis are not walking through that door. However, this Trojans team will be much improved from last year’s 9-16 mark and should compete among the top half of the Hoosier Heritage Conference. Head Coach Daniel Cox is 111-83 through eight seasons at New Castle and believes he may have his best shooting team yet. That is saying something for a school that historically breads shooters. If that ends up being true, this is a group that could really surprise some people.

The Trojans graduated six seniors, but bring back a solid core and some young players ready to step into larger varsity roles. Senior guard Trey Miller Trey Miller 6'1" | SG New Castle | 2022 State IN is

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