Life with Mavs
By Tom Leininger/Journal and Courier–Kevin Downham runs wind sprints at the end of a practice as Rick Peckinpaugh keeps an eye on other players.


Life with the Mavs
By Tom Leininger/Journal and Courier–Rick Peckinpaugh goes over a defensive play with Dave Crandall and Clayton Richard (back) during a practice. Peckinpaugh does not do a lot of teaching during practice. He expects the players to know what to do by the time they make it to the varsity team.


Mavs Behind the Scenes
By Tom Leininger/Journal and Courier–Bart Hunsicker listens to athletic trainer Alicia Clevenger after turning his ankle during the home game against Rensselaer earlier in the season. The cryo-cuff on his foot is filled with cold water and is used to help control swelling.
Mav Fans
By Tom Leininger/Journal and Courier–A last second shot by Avery Sheets brings fans, players and cheerleaders to their feet at Noblesville November 30, 2001. McCutcheon won the game 66-63.
Mavs Behind the Scenes
By Tom Leininger/Journal and Courier–Avery Sheets (front) and Kelly Martin listen to coach Rick Peckinpaugh carefully before the game at Twin Lakes. When the coaches walk in for the final bits of guidance, the boom box falls silent and players turn their attention to the task at hand.