CROTON-ON-HUDSON, N.Y. -- Croton-Harmon High School basketball coach Bill Thom, a Cold Spring resident, will retire at the end of this season, his 40th, The Examiner News reports.
He will be sadly missed according to the Examiner article which looks back on his career, noting that sometimes Thom's teams "weren't anything special on paper, but his players would crash through walls for him, packing a boatload of fundamentals into their often-undersized frames while snaring 11 league championships and appearing in two Section 1 title tilts."
Thom, the article says, deserves a place in the NYS Hall of Fame for his near 400 career wins and lifetime record of 320-240, the Examiner article says.
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