(New Buffalo, MI.) - There’s a new all-time leading scorer in high school basketball. Kaden Parmley broke the record in New Buffalo on his first bucket of the game Friday night at home.
Mike Nowak held the Bison record for 32 years. He was there to congratulate Parmley, who broke the record on a lay-up off a pass from Jeremiah Mitchell.
“The kid works hard. I worked hard. I know what he was going through. Congratulations. It’s awesome. Records are made to be broken,” Nowak said.
Parmley scored 23 points in a victory over Eau Claire. He now has 1,278 career points. He credited his teammates for being able to set the new mark.
“I couldn’t do it without these guys. I love these guys,” Parmley said.
The 18-1 Bison are ranked No. 4 in Class D. Their last regular-season game of the year is at home against Bridgman.