UPDATED – 10-15-22

Details will be updated when they are released….

UPDATED – 10-12-22

(10-10-22) Russia Boys Basketball Coach David Borchers (54) suffered life-threatening injuries Saturday morning in a two-vehicle crash in Shelby. He was transported by CareFlight to Miami Valley Hospital.

The Russia community is holding daily prayer meetings ins support of Coach Borchers.

The crash took place on State Route 66 north of Russia-Versailles Road in Loramie Township around 9:30 a.m. Saturday morning.

A Ford F-250, driven by Jorden Mumaw (31) from Rossburg was traveling northbound on State Route 66 when it drove left of center and struck Borchers’ Honda Civic that was traveling southbound.

Mumaw sustained non-life threatening injuries.

Dave Borchers was hired in 2018 after coaching the Raiders’ JV team for many years. The Raiders are scheduled to start the season on November 25th taking on Jackson Center.