Elder senior guard Frankie Hofmeyer holds his Fort Lauderdale Beach Holiday Classic MVP trophy along side his father, Tony, on Dec. 30. Frankie passed his dad on Elder’s scoring list in the season opener.(Photo: Thanks to Phil Bengel)
PRICE HILL – It was an inevitability. The only question remaining was how Elder senior guard Frankie Hofmeyer would pass his dad, Tony, on the school’s all-time basketball scoring list.
All he needed was three points. At the banquet following his junior season, Hofmeyer said the team was given a breakdown of the all-time scoring list.
“I looked at his number (527 points) and I looked at mine (524), saw I was three behind. I pointed that out to him and he couldn’t believe it,” said Frankie, following a plane ride home from Florida where he was named MVP of the Fort Lauderdale Beach Holiday Classic as the Panthers won their third holiday title in a row.Click here to read entire story ...