Indiana Lyons Hires Head of Basketball Operations and Chaplin

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August 17, 2018
Hendricks County, IN   The Indiana Lyons is pleased to announce Pastor Craig A. Thurmon Sr has been hired as Head of Basketball Operations and Sr. Chaplin.   Pastor Thurmon has many years of corporate experience, including 25 years as an Information Technology professional.  After his position at HP was transitioned to Asia in 2011, he realized the Lord was leading him and preparing him for full-time servant leadership.  He currently is Lead Pastor of The Encounter Assembly.  He holds a Bachelor of Science (Summa Cum Laude) degree in Biblical Studies as well as a Master of Divinity degree from Wesley Seminary.  He resides on the far-east side of Indianapolis with the love of his life, his beautiful wife Tiffany and their son Cayden.  Since the age of 7, Pastor Thurmon has had a passion for ministering the gospel of Jesus Christ and looks forward to working with the Indiana Lyons team, staff, volunteers, and the community.

The Indiana Lyons are part of the largest and most diverse professional sports league in the world.  The ABA has grown to over 150 teams in the US, Mexico and Australia since it’s relaunch in 2000.  Home games will be played on Saturdays in the “Historic” Bosstick Gym 49 North Wayne St., Danville Indiana. The Indiana Lyons will be competing against teams in the North Central Region, including the South Bend Monarch, Kentucky Enforcers, Illinois Bulldogs, St Louis Spirit and others.  The 2018-19 regular season will kick off on November 3, 2018 against the Chicago Steam.
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Tyrone Brown, Owner-Chief Executive Officer at 317-525-8380, or Beverly Jinkins, Director of Business Development at 317-409-5555, and follow us on Facebook.
Beverly Jinkins, Director of Business Development