Midnight Madness hits Clarksville

Clarksville coach Ross Timmermans gives a little feedback before Indians’ junior guard Chloe Ross starts a half-court drill on Monday morning. (Kristi Nixon photo)

CLARKSVILLE – The clock struck midnight in Clarksville on Monday, Nov. 5, but the Indians’ home gym was far from dark and silent.

Coach Ross Timmermans and his team took advantage of every minute on the first official day of girls’ basketball practice by starting at 12:01 a.m., finishing with a sleep-over in the gym and capping off the event with breakfast from the players’ parents.

Timmermans and his team got going with a practice that finished shortly after 1 a.m. that included shoot-arounds, drills and a little competition.

“It’s just another way to get the kids excited about the season,” Timmermans said...

Read the full story in the Nov. 8 print edition of the Clarksville Star.