VIDEO: Division III boys basketball state championship

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Lima Central Catholic celebrates its first state basketball title. (Photo by Gary Housteau)

Perhaps no team or head coach has felt the agony of defeat
at the boys basketball state tournament more than Lima Central Catholic
and it’s head coach Bob Seggerson
. March 27, Seggerson and Co. finally
got to taste the thrill of victory. Here’s how it went down…


COLUMBUS – Perhaps no team or head coach has felt the agony of defeat
at the boys basketball state tournament more than Lima Central Catholic
and it’s head coach Bob Seggerson. March 27, Seggerson and Co. finally
got to taste the thrill of victory.

After having its five previous trips to state – all under Seggerson –
end in one or two point losses, the Thunderbirds broke through for
their first state title with a 60-57 win over Orrville in the Division
III state championship game before a crowd of 14,008 at Ohio State’s
Schottenstein Center in Columbus.

At the postgame press conference, Seggerson announced his retirement.

Whew…is right.

Here’s how it went down…

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