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Katsiaficas honored in Ellsworth 

Katsiaficas honored in Ellsworth
BACK IN THE EARLY FIFTIES, CHARLIE KATSIAFICAS CAME TO ELLSWORTH TOTAKE OVER THE BOYS BASKETBALL PROGRAMS HE TOOK HIS TEAMS TO THE STATETITLES AND ONTO THE NEW ENGLAND CHAMPIONSHIPS AT THE BOSTON GARDEN….MANY PEOPLE CAME OUT TO HONOR THE MAN NOW AT THE AGE OF 80.

THE ELLSWORTH HIGH GYM WILL FOREVER BE KNOWN AS CHARLES G. KATSIAFICAS GYMNASIUM…

MEMBERS OF THE CHAMPIONSHIP TEAMS FROM 1953-54 WERE ON HAND AND SPOKE ABOUT THEIR FORMER COACH…

TUGWHITE WAS EMCEE, CHARLIE’S SON RAY ALSO SPOKE… THEN IT WAS TIME FORTHE PRESENTATION…. CHARLIE KATSIAFICAS SPOKE BRIEFLY ABOUT HIS NIGHTTO REMEMBER AND the TEAMS HE LEAD TO PROMINENCE IN THE 50’S..

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