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Tag: Meikle


Signed and sealed, Meikle leaving one family to join another with Zags

It was almost like a scene out of “Stand By Me” – four brothers together again, celebrating a singular moment.

In this case, it was the special sign-and-seal day for Bellarmine Prep basketball standout Lucas Meikle, who inked his name to the binding contract on full scholarship to play at Gonzaga University starting next fall.

Meikle is one of two recruits the Zags are bringing in for the class of 2013. Ryan Edwards, a 6-foot-11 post out of Montana, joins the 6-8 Meikle in this frontcourt-heavy class.

As Meikle sat in a conference room at school early Wednesday morning, waiting

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