Former Western Michigan Christian boys basketball coach Jim Goorman, who won five state championships during his long career, has returned to the school to assist his son, Coach Jeremy Goorman, with the girls varsity basketball team.

He’s taking on that exciting new challenge while bravely dealing with a recent cancer diagnosis.

Click on the following profile of Goorman, which was originally published in Local Sports Journal’s 2016-17 high school basketball preview. Free copies of the full-color preview section are still available in local restaurants and retail establishments, as well as local high school games.