Coach Vince Lombardo earned his 400th career victory with the Watterson High School boys basketball team's 44-42 win over Bexley on Dec. 29.

Coach Vince Lombardo earned his 400th career victory with the Watterson High School boys basketball team's 44-42 win over Bexley on Dec. 29.

Lombardo, who is in his 23rd season as the Eagles' coach, is 400-320 overall. He was Marion Catholic's coach for nine seasons before taking over at Watterson for the 1993-94 season.

He led the Eagles to Division II regional runner-up finishes in 2004 and 2009, to a state championship in 2013 and to a state runner-up finish in 2014.

Watterson was 5-1 entering its game Dec. 30 against Westerville North.