TC Central Hires Schuba as Boys Coach

TRAVERSE CITY – Traverse City Central announced Friday the hiring of Travis Schuba as its new varsity boys basketball coach.

Schuba replaces Jeff Turner, who resigned in July to accept the same position at Allegan. Schuba was initially hired by Kingsley in June to coach its varsity boys program.

A 2010 Kalkaska graduate, Schuba played collegiately at Madonna University, where he was twice named to the All-Wolverine Hoosier Athletic Conference First Team and holds the program’s career record for made 3-pointers and attempted 3’s.

“We are excited about the skills and experience that Coach Schuba will bring our boys basketball program,” commented Central athletic director Mark Mattson in a statement. “Travis is an accomplished athlete and is going to be a big asset to our coaching team.”

At Kalkaska, Schuba earned Lake Michigan Conference First Team honors and was named All-Region and All-State in his junior and seniors seasons.

Schuba spent the 2016-17 season as a student assistant at Madonna and previously coached the Northern Express AAU program. He also played professionally for three seasons.

Traverse City Central went 7-15 in 2016-17.

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