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Reid chasing milestones in final run with Hammond girls basketball

Reid chasing milestones in final run with Hammond girls basketball

Imani Reid wasn’t even a year old yet the last time Hammond’s girls basketball program finished with a winning record.

It was the winter of 2002 and Reid’s mother, Mona, was in her first year as head coach of the Golden Bears varsity team. That group ended up posting an overall record of 21-7 and advancing all the way to the 2A state championship game.

In the 17 years since, however, Hammond has managed just two seasons with even double-digit victories — one coming during Imani’s freshman year during the 2015-16 campaign (10-12 record). So as she entered this winter, her final one suiting up for the Bears, Reid set her sights on leaving her mark by leading the program back...

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