IBCA Hall of Fame

Ed NorfleetName: Ed Norfleet

Year Inducted: 1986

Category: Officials

Schools / Organizations:
IHSA
Pontiac Holiday Tournament
Danville Holiday Tournament

 

Biography:  Ed Norfleet of Monticello had officiated for 24 years at the time of his induction. For nine years, Norfleet worked the Pontiac Holiday Tournament after spending four previous years at the Danville Holiday Tournament. Norfleet had drawn 18 IHSA Regional assignments, 11 IHSA Sectional and 7 IHSA Super-sectional assignments. Norfleet, three times was a member of the officiating crew of the IHSA Class AA Tournament. In 1976 Norfleet officiated (Peoria) Central High School’s 72-62 title win over (Springfield) Lanphier High School and in 1978 officiated (Lockport) Central High School’s 64-47 title win over (Westchester) St. Joseph High School.  Ed Norfleet died on August 14, 2018.