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HHS graduate playing in Canada's collegiate basketball tournament

2006 Hastings graduate Doug Plumb is competing this weekend in the Canadian Interuniversity Sports basketball tournament. He plays for the University of British Columbia Thunderbirds. The Thunderbirds won their first-round game.

Plumb wears No. 10. The Thunderbirds are the team in white and blue.

Plumb is a big part of the Thunderbirds' success. He has started 26 of the 29 games he is played in and is averaging 11.7 points per game. He is one of five UBC players to average in double figures.

UBC has a 29-2 overall record and is the top seed.

Chad Richardson

Chad Richardson is the news director for RiverTown Multimedia. He was the publisher of four RiverTown publications until 2016, when he was named news director. He was previously general manager of the Farmington Independent and Rosemount Town Pages from 2000 to 2007. He worked at the Hastings Star Gazette from 1996 to 2000 as a photographer and reporter. He also worked as a photographer and writer at the Pope County Tribune in Glenwood.

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