Central City Citians Having A Great Year
The Central City Citians Basketball Program is having quite a year this year. As of January 15, the Varsity Boys are 22–2 (JV Boys 15–1). Some of their accomplishments are: earning second place (3–1) in the Pinckneyville 204 Tournament, placing first (7–0) in the Oil Belt Conference regular season, winning first place (3–0) in the Oil Belt Conference Tournament, and winning first place (3–0) in the 12-team Bethel Holiday Tournament.
Pictured is the team following their first place win over Bethel (74–42) in the championship game of the Bethel Holiday Tournament. (L to R) front row: Mgr. Bradey Starr, Mgr. Owen McDonal; second row: Coach Rick Starr, Sara Starr, Briley Smythe, Mikayla Lane, Reagan Cross, Riley Daugherty, Grace Neff, Bri Massaro, Gracie Miller, Madi Wiesen, Kennedy Connaway, Coralynn Etheridge, Coach Jared McDonal; third row: Daven Cook, Deairreion Rias, Trey Williams Jr., Jeremiah Brinson, Ridge Davis, Skilar Nobles, Lendon Isaiah, Gavin Berry, Cam Tomlianovich, Keaton Morgan, Malik Myers, Brayden Wood, Archie Goewey, Landyn McDonal.