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Nate Ritchie (40) of Northridge High School drives to the basket to get in position to score his 1,000th point during a game at Goshen High School on Dec. 20, 2013. Ritchie has been invited to play in the Hoosiers' Reunion All-Star Classic (Jon Garcia/The Elkhart Truth, File) (Buy this photo)
Northridge hoopster Ritchie invited to play in Hoosiers' Reunion All-Star Classic
Posted on May 27, 2014 at 10:02 p.m.

KNIGHTSTOWN — Northridge High School senior Nate Ritchie has been invited to play in the Hoosiers' Reunion All-Star Classic on Friday, June 6, in Knightstown's Historic Hoosier Gym, movie home of "Hoosiers" and the Hickory Huskers.

It will be a girls/boys doubleheader, with girls playing first at 6 p.m. Players will be divided into Hickory Huskers and Terhune Tigers squads. Ritchie, a 6-foot-7 player headed to Indiana University-Bloomington, has been assigned to Terhune.

Among the other boys invited to participate are 2014 Indiana Mr. Basketball and University of Kentucky-bound Trey Lyles, Park Tudor's Trevon Bluiett (Xavier University) and Marion's James Blackmon Jr. (Indiana University).

There also will be several other boys and girls picked to also play in the Indiana-Kentucky All-Star series.

Coordinating this event are Garry Donna, publisher of Hoosier Basketball Magazine, and the Historic Hoosier Gym Committee of Knightstown. There are only 665 seats; all reserved. To purchase tickets, call 317-925-8200 or email hoosierbbllmag@att.net.