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Boys JV Basketball Preview

Words: Thomas Hitt

For the last two years, the Junior Varsity Boys’ basketball team has won a vast majority of their games.

In the 2016-17 season, the JV basketball team finished their season with a record of 18-2. During last year’s season, the JV team finished first in the league with a record of 19-1.

The JV team has seven new players this year, along with six returning members. The team carries a lot of experience into the upcoming season since the JV team has many returning sophomores.

Christian Sanders, the head coach of the boys JV basketball team, is excited to be a part of such a great team.

“We have had much success and feel that the basketball program has benefitted from a strong JV team year after year” said Sanders.

“We’ve been working as hard as possible to be the best team we can be,” said sophomore Bryson Baker.

“I want to push my teammates,” said Baker. He feels as though the county will be competitive this year, believing that Centennial is up for the challenge. “We want to be great, and go undefeated.”

Freshman Cameron Grable feels as though the JV team will be very successful this year.

“We have a deep team with a good combination of size, athleticism, and skill,” said Grable. “With a mixture of talent and excellent coaching, we won’t be surprised with an undefeated season.”

Baker holds high hopes as a captain for the Boys’ JV basketball team as he believes the JV team is great and can potentially have an undefeated season.

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