Gorch on the Porch: New Slicers coach has healthy outlook

File photo by Scott AllenLa Porte's Andy Samuelson, left, and Garrott Ott-Large defend against a drive by Michigan City's Keishawn Lewis last season.

It wasn’t hard to hear it in the voice on La Porte High School athletic director Ed Gilliland when I talked to him on the phone last week about the hiring of new boys basketball coach Kyle Benge.

It sounded like something between relief and exasperation.

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