The Center Place Restoration School boys basketball team celebrates their championship in the Mo-Kan Conference Tournament.

The Center Place Restoration School boys basketball team poses for photos while celebrating their championship in the Mo-Kan Conference Tournament on Feb. 14.


The Eagles, from the private Christian school in Independence, defeated Northland Christian 47-29 in the championship game. The win avenged a defeat to Northland, which had handed the Eagles their only loss during the conference’s regular season.


All-conference honors were awarded to Nicolas Clark, Joe Kellinger and Jason Martens and Clark and Kellinger were named to the all-tournament team.


Posing in the photo are, front row (from left to right): Jeff Ohmer, Adam Schoff, Gary Metzger, Joe Hillard, Sean Bullard; middle row: Marc Easton, Garrett Whiteman, Jesiah Bates, Martens; back row: assistant coach Bill Faunce, Jared Brotherton, Sean Mark, Kellinger, Brandon Wood, Jordan Brotherton, Clark and head coach Brian Mundy.