July 10, 2007 | 12:00 a.m. CDT
A wall in Wendell Coonce’s office is lined with shelves filled with plaques, team photographs and gifts from former players he has coached in the Columbia Youth Basketball Association. Coonce recently decided to take a break from coaching but plans to stay active in helping the league grow.

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