U.S. Representative Davis Praises Taylorville Coach in Congress
McVickers has been coaching for 31 years in half a dozen central Illinois communities. His teams combined have won 12 conference championships, nine regional championships and 19 tournament championships. McVickers was inducted into the Illinois Basketball Coaches Association Hall of Fame last year.
In their one-minute speeches, members of Congress can address the House on any subject they wish, usually a congressional district issue. Davis himself does a little coaching in his free time - his sons' Little League team and Taylorville Junior Football.
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