High School Sports

Belleville East girls basketball coach speaking at Friday event

First-year Belleville East High School girls varsity basketball coach Amanda Kemezys will be the guest speaker Friday at the monthly meeting of the Belleville Area Senior Men’s Sports Group.

Pesons interested in attending the 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. event that is open to men and women at the PSOP Building at 201 N. Church St., in Belleville are urged to contact 618-234-4410, Ext. 7016.

A 2005 Belleville East graduate, Kemezys played four years at St. Louis University before playing two years professionally in Lithuania. Prior to this season, she served as a volunteer assistant coach at East for two years. She also has coached seventh grade boys and eight grade girls basketball at Wolf Branch Middle School.