Phil Wills


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408 Trojan Lane
New Castle IN 47362

Mailing Address:
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New Castle IN 47362



Phil Wills

High School: Grass Creek 1957


Inducted 1999

From a Fulton Co. school of 63 students long since swallowed up in consolidation, assures the Panthers a permanent basketball niche because he scored points like no one else in Indiana's high school history...averaged 42.2 points as a senior...more than 40 years later still the state high was 60, in an 82-70 victory over Medaryville, he had 53 against Purdue, Wills lettered 3 yrs. with a single-game high of 20 points...served 6 yrs. in the Army, earning 2 Bronze Stars & a Purple Heart for Vietnam duty and a Presidential Citation.

Phil Wills

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