Hoop It Up Performances of the Week for Jan. 30-Feb. 5
While helping Westerville Central beat Olentangy 79-75 in two overtimes Feb. 2, senior point guard Thomas Hickman scored 30 points and hit a buzzer-beating basket at the end of regulation. He then scored eight points in the second overtime, with six coming at the free-throw line.GIRLS BASKETBALL
Junior guard Jordan Horston scored 36 points to lead Africentric past Eastmoor Academy 78-52 on Jan. 30. The win clinched the City League-South Division title and advanced the Nubians to the City championship game.