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The Story of Basketball in Lebanon, Indiana
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LEBANON'S STATE CHAMPIONS
In the earliest days of Hoosier Hysteria, Lebanon was one of the most consistent powers in the state.  So great were their abilities that on three occasions they managed to win the State tournament and take home championship honors.  These are Lebanons State Champions:
1912 State Champions
1912
16-2 record
Wins over Orleans and Franklin at the State Finals
Beat Franklin 51-11 to win the championship
1917 State Champions
1917
26-2 record
Won 17 consecutive games  including tournament wins
Beat Gary 38-26 in final game
1918 State Champions
1918
28-2 record
Outscored tournament opponents 255-76 in eight games
Beat Anderson 24-20 (ot) to win the championship



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