Free admission for Florence grads

FLORENCE, Wis. — Florence High School will honor the 1989 boys basketball state championship basketball team tonight.

“This year marks the 30-year reunion of this great accomplishment in Bobcat history,” said present Florence boys basketball coach Bryan Bomberg. “It’s with great honor that we take this time to reflect upon and welcome back our boys basketball state champions and their families.”

The Bobcats (6-3, 5-1) will host Three Lakes tonight in a Northern Lakes Conference game. Athletic director Kris Johnson said that admission will be free to Florence High School alumni.

The celebration will begin at 5 p.m., with a viewing of the state championship game in the high school lunchroom. Cake will be served during the presentation of the actual television broadcast.

Between the junior varsity and varsity contests, the 1989 state championship team’s coaches, managers and players will be honored.