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A former WHOW sports announcer was recently inducted into the Illinois High School Basketball Coaches Hall of Fame.

Larry Duling of Clinton was one of six Media members to be inducted into the Illinois High School Basketball Coaches Hall of Fame in a ceremony at Illinois State University's Bone Student Center, Saturday April 30th.

Duling was recognized for his 37 years of play-by-play coverage of High School Sports at Radio Stations WLBH in Mattoon, WHOW in Clinton and most recently, WJBC in Bloomington.  He called Clinton Maroons games on both Radio and Clinton cable TV for 24 years and announced Maroa-Forsyth's dual State Championships in Football and Basketball in 2006-07.

Duling and his Wife Susan have resided in Clinton since 1983. Their two sons are graduates of CCHS. Bryan in 2004 now lives in Minneapolis, Minnesota and Colin, class of 2009 is on the football coaching staff of Northern Illinois University in DeKalb. 

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