Teams of the Week: Centennial boys lead way

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CENTENNIAL BOYS' BASKETBALL

The Chargers secured city bragging rights — at least until next month — handing visiting Central its first Big 12 loss, 61-60. Devin Carter and Taylen Alexander scored in double figures, but it was Dustin Walls' late basket that made the difference.

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VILLA GROVE GIRLS' BASKETBALL

The Blue Devils, who have struggled since winning their opener, snapped a seven-game losing streak in the LOVC quarterfinals as coach Dan Sappenfield's team rallied from an early deficit to beat a Heritage team coached by his sister, Lisa Boyer.

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CENTENNIAL BOYS' SWIMMING

The Chargers sunk Urbana in a dual meet, winning nine of 12 events and placing second in 10. Senior Gabe Omo-Osagie and freshman Scott Wierschem each won two individual events. Counting relays, 11 Chargers had at least one win.

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SALT FORK GIRLS' BASKETBALL

Fifth-seeded Storm advanced to the Vermilion County tourney semifinals by virtue of a win against fourth-seeded Georgetown-Ridge Farm. Senior Hunter Marsh was the top scorer, but nine squad members contributed to the team's 34-point total.

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