HIBBING, Minn. - Chisholm High School basketball coach Bob McDonald has reached 1,000 career victories.

McDonald reached the milestone with his team's 61-55 win over Walker-Hackensack-Akeley on Thursday night in the Hibbing Holiday Tournament.

The 80-year-old McDonald is in his 53rd and final season coaching the Bluestreaks.

The Duluth News Tribune said son Joel, coach of the Hibbing team, presented his father with the game ball after the victory.

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