Pearson steps away from Belvidere basketball

BELVIDERE, Ill. (WIFR) After 11 seasons as head coach, Aaron Pearson is stepping away from the Belvidere basketball program.

In 11 years with the Bucs, Pearson led his team to a 158-168 record with two regional championships in 2016 and 2017.

According to Belvidere, Pearson is leaving basketball to spend more time with his family.