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1941-42 Centralia High School Basketball Team
The Centralia Sports Hall of Fame
1987 Team Award Winner

Row One: Bernard Schifferdecker, Bob Wham, Fred Pearson, Dwight Eddleman, Farrell Robinson, Jim Seyler
Row Two: Bill Davies, Farrell Benefiel, Coach A.L. Trout, Assistant Coach Harry Lutz, Harry Fortney, Jim Edgar, Virgil Krutsinger
Not pictured: Les Griffin, Wes Griffin, Verlon Breeze, and Vince Schifferdecker.

The “Orphans-of-the-Storm” team brought home Centralia High School's third State title. They won 34 and lost 6 games, while averaging 44.73 points per game.

Dwight Eddleman led the way with 834 points for the season, and it ws his final basket that downed an undefeated Paris squad in the state championship game, 35-33. 

COACH: A.L. Trout Assistant Coach Harry Lutz



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