Boys basketball season preview: Temple Christian Pioneers



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Coach: Bruce Bowman

Years, career record: 23, 268-205

Division: IV

Last year: 10-13, 4-3 NWCC (third)

Returning letterwinners (* returning starter): Ty Callahan (Sr., 6-4, forward); Darrell Clay (Sr., 5-10, forward); Seth Hohlbein* (Sr., 6-0, guard); Taran Zwiebel (Sr., 5-9, guard); Noah Howell* (Jr., 6-1, guard); Brody Bowman (So., 5-9, guard)

Promising newcomers: Nathaniel White (Sr., 5-8, forward); Adrian Williams (Sr., 5-9, guard)

Team outlook: The Pioneers have been moving the ball well through its motion offense and defended well on their man and combination of zone defenses. “We are looking to get better each day and to compete to the best of our ability each game,” coach Bruce Bowman said. “We will need to continue to improve in all aspects of the game in order ot be successful.”


Dec. 2 Ottoville 7:30 PM

Dec. 3 at Continental 6:30 PM

Dec. 9 Parkway 7:30 PM

Dec. 10 Arlington 7:30 PM

Dec. 16 Riverside 7:30 PM

Dec. 17 at Cory-Rawson 7:30 PM

Dec. 27 at Benjamin Logan 7:30 PM

Dec. 30 at Fort Jennings 7:30 PM

Jan. 6 Upper Scioto Valley 7:30 PM

Jan. 7 at Allen East 7:30 PM

Jan. 13 at Hardin Northern 7:30 PM

Jan. 20 Ridgemont 7:30 PM

Jan. 21 at Miller City 7:30 PM

Jan. 27 at Waynesfield-Goshen 7:30 PM

Jan. 28 at Bradford 7:30 PM

Feb. 3 Sidney Lehman Catholic 7:30 PM

Feb. 4 New Knoxville 6:00 PM

Feb. 7 Lincolnview 7:30 PM

Feb. 10 at Perry 7:30 PM

Feb. 11 Jackson Center 7:30 PM

Feb. 18 at Ada 7:30 PM

Feb. 24 at Monclova Christian Academy 7:30 PM



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