December 22, 2014

Centura hires second coaching legend

Centura high school has named Dave Oman as a co-coach of the boys basketball team alongside Jay Garrison. Oman spent the last three years at Doniphan-Trumbull, but spent most of his career at Norfolk and Grand Island. He’s won 520 game, the ninth most wins in state history, in 43 years of coaching boys basketball in Nebraska. Centura’s girls coach Kathy Mettenbrink has 501 wins over 31 years of coaching.

Centura is just northwest of Grand Island in the town of Cairo.