Knight boys top Manchester Valley for 4-0 start; Liberty girls remain undefeated


Century boys basketball coach George Wunder talks to his team during a timeout during a 2020 contest. The Knights improved to 4-0 with a 50-29 victory over Manchester Valley in Carroll County play Wednesday evening.

It appears business as usual for Century High boys basketball. The Knights defeated Manchester Valley, 50-29, in Carroll County action Wednesday evening.

Senior guard Colby Owings scored 12 points for Century, which improved to 4-0. The Sykesville school won the Carroll County Athletic League championship last season and have claimed four league titles in the past seven seasons.

Century is scheduled to host rival Liberty Friday evening. The Sykesville school defeated the Lions, 56-49, in the season debut for both three weeks ago.

Winters Mill tasted victory for the first time with a 43-41 decision over South Carroll. Tyler Sabad and Josh Popielski combined for 23 points for the Falcons.

Liberty girls continued their perfect run, routing South Carroll, 49-25. Alex Bull posted a double-double (14 points, 10 rebounds) for the Lions (7-0).

The Eldersburg school is slated to host Century Friday evening. Century improved to 6-1 with a 51-38 victory over Manchester Valley Wednesday evening.

Samantha Seledee (15), Caroline Little (13) and University of Maryland lacrosse recruit Demma Hall (13) finished in double figures for the Knights, who lost 56-31 to Liberty earlier this month.