Greater Evansville Basketball

Hall of Fame Inductee

Tom Beach

Category:  Coach
Year Inducted:  2016

Coach Tom Beach will be starting his third year on the Anderson University Men’s Basketball coaching staff in 2015-16 following a highly successful career as a high school head coach. As a highly accomplished and widely respected high school coach, Beach presided over one of the most successful stretches of basketball in the history of Indiana High School hoops. From 2002-2007, as the head coach at Forest Park, his teams compiled a record of 113-17 with two state championships and three semi-state titles. During his 14 seasons as a head coach at Forest Park and Shelbyville High Schools, his team’s nabbed seven conference championships. Coach Beach is a respected clinician, has been recognized as “Coach of the Year” by numerous media outlets, selected to coach the Indiana All-Star Team, was President of the Indiana Basketball Coaches Association and currently serves as an Assistant Director of the Indiana Basketball Coaches Association.