Head Boys' Basketball Coach
Coach Chris DuBois attended Tippecanoe Valley High School near Akron, Indiana for Coach Bob DuBois (no relation). He enjoyed a 63-25 record, two sectional titles and three conference championships. After high school Coach furthered his basketball playing at Anderson University. At AU Coach DuBois played for four years playing for Barrett Bates and Denny Lehnus. His first coaching job was volunteering with the Anderson YMCA Youth Basketball League. In his first teaching position at New Augusta Public Academy in Pike Township, he coached the 8th grade girls. In his second coaching stint was at Cardinal Ritter H.S. as the boy’s JV coach. Coach has been at Mill Creek schools for seventeen years. In his first year at Mill Creek, he was the 8th grade coach for girls and boys. The next five years he coached the junior varsity team under Coach Jason Young. The last twelve years he has been the head boy’s coach.
His wife, Lael, who is a media specialist at Plainfield High School, has supported him playing and coaching basketball since high school. She is a tremendous person who considers herself a single parent during basketball season. Furthermore, she is very dedicated to the program by directing all Cascade Basketball social media. His two sons Dalton (15), Dane (13), both attend Mill Creek schools.
Our goal for each season is to compete in each game making the community, school and parents proud. Trying to mold these young adults into even stronger men by learning to work hard, compete and play as a team to place us in a position to win a sectional, contend in county and the WIC.