Boys basketball season preview: Delphos St. John’s Blue Jays



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Coach: Aaron Elwer

Years, career record: 10, 126-81

Division: IV

Last year:9-14, 2-7 MAC (ninth)

Returning letterwinners (* returning starter): Collin Will* (Jr., 5-10, point guard); Robby Saine* (Sr., 6-0, shooting guard); Timothy Kreeger* (Sr., 6-8, center); Jared Wurst* (So., 6-3, forward); Owen Rode; Josh Warnecke; Richard Cocuzza

Promising newcomers: Connor Hulihan, Grant Csukker, Matthew Miller, Troy Elwer, Curtis Schwinnen, Lucas Metcalfe

Team outlook: The Blue Jays bring back four starters familiar with the team’s 4-around-1-motion offense and man-to-man defense, including first team all-MAC selection Timothy Kreeger, a 6-foot-8 senior center. “Our schedule once again will be very challenging, and we know that we will need to be at our best each time we take the floor,” said DSJ coach Aaron Elwer. “Our goal is always the same, and that is to get better each day that we are together.”


Dec. 9 Versailles 7:30 PM

Dec. 10 at Elida 7:30 PM

Dec. 16 Fort Recovery 7:30 PM

Dec. 17 St. Joseph Central Catholic 7:30 PM

Dec. 27 at Van Wert 7:30 PM

Dec. 30 Crestview 7:30 PM

Jan. 6 at Minster 7:30 PM

Jan. 8 Lima Central Catholic 2:30 PM

Jan. 13 New Knoxville 7:30 PM

Jan. 14 Shawnee 7:30 PM

Jan. 20 Coldwater 7:30 PM

Jan. 28 Spencerville 7:30 PM

Feb. 3 St. Henry 7:30 PM

Feb. 4 at Lincolnview 7:30 PM

Feb. 7 at Ottoville 7:00 PM

Feb. 17 at New Bremen 7:30 PM

Feb. 18 at Bath 7:30 PM

Feb. 24 at Continental 7:30 PM



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