CEDAR LAKE | The Hanover School Board accepted a donation from the family of John Willems and the Rick Larsen Wrestling Club.
The $9,300 donation is meant for the Hanover Central High School football program. The money was raised during the annual John Willems Memorial 5K and Run around the Lake.
The run has been held annually the past two years in memory of John Willems, of Cedar Lake. Willems had been an assistant coach for Hanover Central wrestling. Willems died in 2011 while at a wrestling tournament in West Lafayette.