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30 Classic Years – SVM All-Star Classic Rewind

Published: Wednesday, May 14, 2014 12:16 a.m. CST

For starters

Date: June 16, 1984

Location: Lancaster Gym, Dixon

Score: West team 108, East team 81

MVP: Tim Trosper, Rochelle, 27 points, 21 rebounds, 4 assists

Recap: Trosper and Ohio's Steve Etheridge proved to be a dynamic duo in the inaugural Telegraph All-Star Classic. Etheridge added 28 points, 14 rebounds and 10 assists for the West, which was coached by Lloyd Johnson (Ohio). Amboy's Scott Walter added 20 points for the West. Leading the East team was Dixon's Kyle Dalke with 15 points. Dan O'Connor of Polo added 14 points for the East, which was coached by Denny Kessel (Oregon).

Coming this year

• The 2014 SVM All-Star Classic will be coming from Musgrove Fieldhouse on the campus of Sterling High School on June 19, 2014. The girls game starts at 5 p.m. The boys game will follow at 7 p.m.

Already committed to this year's game is SVM's boys basketball player of the year, Dalton Shaner, who led the Eastland Cougars to a 1A supersectional berth. Shaner led the area by averaging 24.7 points per game.

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