Posted On: 12/5/19 11:25 PM

Thursday marked the first time this season I had a chance to see Central play in person. The Warriors went against a team that’s having to start three sophomores and one freshman.

Behind strong performances from sophomore guard Amarr Knox and senior forward Xavier Joubert, Central defeated the Wildcats by the final score of 85-63 to improve to 7-1 of the season.

Many didn’t expect Central to be this good early in the season, especially in Class AAA but the Warriors are here and are trying to make a statement to other teams in the league and in their district. It’s still early in the season to say Central is a legit contender in Class AAA but the Warriors are winning games right now.

Here are 3 takeaways from Central’s win over Bolton:

Amarr Knox is a star in the making

The 6-foot-2 guard had his way against Bolton. He played solid defense, got easy scores in transition, made 3s and was able to get into the lane with ease. The Wildcats didn’t have an answer for the sophomore. He led all scorers with 30 points. Knox will need to improve on his free

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