The King: The true story of Ohio’s Winningest High School Basketball Coach, Dick (The King) Kortokrax.
by Mindy Drayer
He’s done what no coach in the entire state of Ohio has ever done before. But, it still wasn’t enough.
Dick Kortokrax was called “The King” for a specific reason and fans passionately idolized the coaching legend. But sometimes, those in your own backyard are the hardest to please. This book takes you on an emotional journey of a lifetime beginning in a small midwestern town where basketball is not just a game. It’s the heartbeat of the community You’ll feel as though you’re among an electrified crowd of people as the final seconds tick away from one heart stopping game to another.
Mindy also explores various obstacles and personal hardships that transpired along Dick’s pathway to success. Even in the darkest of times, Dick relied on his faith and his family. There was one thing, in particular, that kept him going. But one day, it would all come to an end...or would it?
There is only one King, and his story is truly unforgettable.
Mindy Drayer Bio:
Mindy Drayer was a TV news anchor/reporter for nearly 25 years before she started co-hosting the talk show “What Matters with Mindy & Mikaela” on 610 WTVN in Columbus, Ohio.
Mindy was born in Minneapolis, Minnesota in 1968 but has lived in Westerville, Ohio for most of her life. In fact, she currently resides in Westerville with her husband Randy, son Kylan and daughter Kami.
“The King” is Mindy‘s second book. Her first was “Guylo”...A heartwarming story about her beloved German Shepherd and the beautiful bond of friendship they shared.
Mindy is a huge animal lover...especially dogs. She and her family currently have four dogs of their own...Whopper, L.C., Striker, and Zetti.
Mindy spends a great deal of time watching her kids play sports and rooting for the Hartley Hawks were her husband is still the head varsity boys basketball coach. She also enjoys exercising and socializing with friends and family. Mindy is a strong opponent against animal abuse and cruelty of any kind.
You can follow Mindy on:
Facebook (Mindy Drayer Public Figure)
You can also tune into What Matters with Mindy and Mikaela Sundays from 4 to 6 PM You can listen on air or online at www.610wtvn.com
This product was added to our catalog on Wednesday 09 December, 2020.