By Gabe Hinton

With winter sports starting up, the Liberty Center Tigers first boy’s basketball game will be on the first of December. It will be a home game and they will be hosting the Holgate Tigers. So far, Liberty Center has scrimmaged North Central, Eastwood/Ayersville, Hicksville, and Maumee Valley Country Day. Holgate has scrimmaged Otsego/Pettisville and Hilltop. Liberty Center’s second game will be against Ottawa Glandorf one week from their first game.

Returning letterwinners for Liberty Center are Austin Like, Conner Sonnenberg, C.J. Spradlin, and Jarrett Krugh. The five players who will be the captains this year consists of all the letterwinners and Cody Buote. The returning coach for the Tigers will be Greg Badenhop, and added to the staff is Kyle Bostater. After the first two games, Liberty Center will have about one more week off before another game and before things really start to kick it in gear. The freshman boys will start off playing a few more games at a time than varsity. However, their first game will also be with Holgate and that game will be the first of a triple header.