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    Staten to Heelan

    Word around these parts is that Staten is transferring to Heelan. Can't say that I'm surprised given the surrounding cast he has at West. Will be very interesting to see how he fits into their program.



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    Re: Staten to Heelan

    Should be a much better fit for him.



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    Re: Staten to Heelan

    This sucks. I am a West Grad. WE are like the minor leagues for the Town. All our good players leave. When East won the State Title three years ago or whatever, 3 out of their 5 starters either went to West or lived in the District...


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    Re: Staten to Heelan

    Quote Originally Posted by Final42b View Post
    Should be a much better fit for him.
    Just as some of our past players transferring, players that were trashed here for leaving, got into better situations for them.



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    Re: Staten to Heelan

    Quote Originally Posted by ISUFan22 View Post
    Just as some of our past players transferring, players that were trashed here for leaving, got into better situations for them.
    Sad but true.



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    Re: Staten to Heelan

    Just what Heelan needs, more publicity. I feel bad for West. They have had some great years in the past. Heelan is the UofI of Sioux City. Doesnt help that they seem to pipe their talent to the hawk frequently, let hope they dont get him too.



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    Re: Staten to Heelan

    Quote Originally Posted by Pittcrew View Post
    Word around these parts is that Staten is transferring to Heelan. Can't say that I'm surprised given the surrounding cast he has at West. Will be very interesting to see how he fits into their program.
    I hope not. Staten will be a distraction at best and locker room poison at worst. I find it hard to believe that he wouldn't just open enroll to East (or North).

    Quote Originally Posted by bos View Post
    Just what Heelan needs, more publicity. I feel bad for West. They have had some great years in the past. Heelan is the UofI of Sioux City. Doesnt help that they seem to pipe their talent to the hawk frequently, let hope they dont get him too.
    Ouch, U of I of SC? That hurts dude.


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    Re: Staten to Heelan

    Quote Originally Posted by weR138 View Post
    I hope not. Staten will be a distraction at best and locker room poison at worst. I find it hard to believe that he wouldn't just open enroll to East (or North).



    Ouch, U of I of SC? That hurts dude.

    Luckily we converted at least one of you. Your wife still needs work.



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    Re: Staten to Heelan

    heelan is recruiting players left and right... heelan vs harlan is becoming very heated. i hope harlan still kicks the crap out of them...



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    Re: Staten to Heelan

    Quote Originally Posted by Tedcyclone View Post
    heelan is recruiting players left and right... heelan vs harlan is becoming very heated. i hope harlan still kicks the crap out of them...
    Well, I guess you have hope to hang on to. I'm curious, who else has Heelan "recruited"?

    You might want to check out Heelan's record vs. Harlan and then look at the margin of victory in Harlan's wins. Nobody is kicking the crap out of anybody in that rivalry.


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    Re: Staten to Heelan

    Quote Originally Posted by weR138 View Post
    Well, I guess you have hope to hang on to. I'm curious, who else has Heelan "recruited"?

    You might want to check out Heelan's record vs. Harlan and then look at the margin of victory in Harlan's wins. Nobody is kicking the crap out of anybody in that rivalry.

    Hey are they getting a new court? I thought I heard that somewhere.



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    Re: Staten to Heelan

    Quote Originally Posted by bos View Post
    Hey are they getting a new court? I thought I heard that somewhere.
    I dunno. They're supposed to be getting a whole new school; that's why they cleared all of those houses out down there.


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    Re: Staten to Heelan

    Quote Originally Posted by weR138 View Post
    I dunno. They're supposed to be getting a whole new school; that's why they cleared all of those houses out down there.
    Ah, guess I didnt realize it was going to be that big a project. Yikes. Alot of dough.



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    Re: Staten to Heelan

    i'm actually surprised it hasn't happened already as there was talk about it after his freshman season.



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    Re: Staten to Heelan

    It's a good move for Wes...say want you want about Heelan, but it is a more stable school and basketball situation, better academically,etc.



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