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    General Information 

    Name of School - East Lincoln High School 
    Address - 6471 Highway 73 East Denver, NC 28037
    Founded - 1967 
    Enrollment - 1,095 Students 
    Mascot - Mustangs
    School Colors - Forest Green, Orange, and White 
    Conference - Western Foothills 3A
    Principal - Dr. Nathan McLean
    Assistant Principal - Mr. Delbert Lambert
    Assistant Principal - Mr. Josh Van Eseltine
    Dean of Students: Nichole Caroniti
    Athletic Director - Coach Chris Matile
    Athletic Trainer - Rachel Jenkins   
    Director of Social Media: Cassidy Ashley
    School Phone - (704) 736-1860
    School Fax - (704) 483-6751
    Basketball Phone - (704) 736-1860 Extension 25601
    School Website - East Lincoln High School
    Team Website - Mustang Basketball 
    Team Email - Chip Ashley

    Coaching Staff

    Head Coach - Jon Hancock (Mars Hill College - 1988) - Email - jonathan.hancock@lincoln.k12.nc.us 

    Associate Head Coach - Chip Ashley (Erskine College - 1987) - Email - cashley@lincoln.k12.nc.us

    Head JV and Assistant Varsity Coach - Eric Ginkel (Western Governors University - 2022)

    Assistant Varsity and JV Coach - Reggie Perry (Brevard College - 2004)

    Assistant Varsity and JV Coach - Dave Vandenberg (Western Michigan University - 2002)  

    Manager - 

     

    Team Information

    Overall Record from 1967-2023: 849-569 (.600 Winning %) 
    2022-2023 Overall Record: 20-7 
    Western Foothills 3A Finish: 10-4 (Runner-ups)
    Postseason Play: Lost Sectional Quarterfinals to Dudley Panthers
    Starters Returning/Lost: 2/3 
    Letterwinners Returning/Lost: 6/5

     

    19 Years of Excellence

    406-124 Overall Record (.766 Winning %)

    19 Straight Years in the Playoffs

    16 of 19 Years with at least 1 Win in the Playoffs

    14 Years with 20 or More Wins in a Season

    7 Conference Championships

    7 Conference Tournament Championships

    4 Christmas Tournament Championships

    6 Sectional Championships

    2 Regional Runner-ups

    2 Regional Championships

    2 State Runner-ups


    Yearly Record

    Years
    Won/Lost
    Finish
    2004-2005
    15 - 11
    Fourth Big South 3A
    3A Sectional Quarterfinalists
    2005-2006
    23 - 6
    Southern Piedmont 1A/2A Runnerups
    Southern Piedmont 1A/2A Tournament Champions
    2A Sectional Runner-ups
    2006-2007
    22 - 7
    Southern Piedmont 1A/2A Champions
    Southern Piedmont 1A/2A Tournament Runner-Ups
    2A Sectional Semi-Finalists
    2007-2008
    24 - 7
    Southern Piedmont 1A/2A Champions
    Southern Piedmont 1A/2A Tournament Runner-Ups
    2A Sectional Champions
    2A Regional Semi-Finalists
    2008-2009
    27 - 5
    5/3 Bank Tournament Champions
    Southern Piedmont 1A/2A Champions
    Southern Piedmont 1A/2A Tournament Champions
    2A Sectional Champions
    2A Regional Runner-ups
    2009-2010
    20 - 8
    Southern Piedmont 1A/2A Runner-ups
    2A Sectional Semi-Finalists
    2010-2011
    14 - 11
    Southern Piedmont 1A/2A Fourth Place
    2A Sectional Quarterfinalists
    2011-2012
    13 - 15
    Southern Piedmont 1A/2A Third Place
    2A Sectional Semi-Finalists
    2012-2013
    21 - 8
    Southern Piedmont 1A/2A Runner-ups
    Southern Piedmont 1A/2A Conference Tournament Runner-ups
    2A Sectional Runner-ups
    2013-2014
    24 - 4
    East Lincoln Winter Jam Tournament Champions
    Southern District-7 2A Runner-ups
    Southern District-7 2A Conference Tournament Champions
    2A Sectional Semi-finalists
    2014-2015
    24 - 1
    East Lincoln Winter Jam Tournament Champions
    Southern District-7 2A Champions
    2A Sectional Champions
    2A Regional Champions
    2A State Runner-ups
    2015-2016
    28 - 1
    East Lincoln Winter Jam Tournament Champions
    Southern District-7 2A Champions
    Southern District-7 2A Conference Tournament Champions
    2A Sectional Champions
    2A Regional Champions
    2A State Runner-ups
    2016-2017
    19 - 9
    East Lincoln Winter Jam Tournament Runner-ups
    Southern District-7 2A Runner-ups
    Southern District-7 2A Conference Tournament Runner-ups
    2A Sectional Semi-Finalists
    2017-2018
    25 - 6

    East Lincoln Winter Jam Tournament Runner-ups
    South Fork 2A Conference Champions
    South Fork 2A Conference Tournament Runner-ups
    2A Sectional Champions

    2A Regional Semi-Finalists

    2018-2019 29 - 3 South Fork 2A Conference Champions
    South Fork 2A Conference Tournament Champions
    2A Sectional Champions
    2A Regional Runner-ups
    2019-2020 24 - 5 East Lincoln Winter Jam Tournament Runner-ups
    South Fork 2A Conference Runner-ups
    South Fork 2A Conference Tournament Champions
    2A Sectional Semi-Finalists
    2020-2021 11 - 4

    South Fork 2A Conference Runner-ups
    2A Sectional Quarterfinalists

    2021-2022 23 - 6

    Western Foothills 3A Conference Runner-ups
    Western Foothills 3A Conference Tournament Runner-ups
    3A Sectional Semifinalists

    2022-2023 20 - 7

    East Lincoln Winter Jam Tournament Runner-ups
    Western Foothills 3A Conference Runner-ups
    3A Sectional Quarterfinalists  




    EL Floor

     

    Head Coach - Jon Hancock
    jonathan.hancock@lincoln.k12.nc.us