Helen Turner does not hesitate when asked about her best sports memory from her lifetime of love of Western High School.
“Oh, when we beat Anderson High,” she says with a laugh. “I won't ever forget that.”
It actually happened twice, in the 1982 and 1983 30th District Tournament semifinals.
None was sweeter than the Eagles' 72-59 win over the Bearcats in 1982. Western took control of that one early and never trailed, whipping the Bearcats on their home court.