CENTERVILLE — Steve Dent, owner of Christy’s Pizza in Vandalia, was recently inducted into the Centerville High School Baseball Hall of Fame.
Dent is the 29th inductee into the hall in a storied baseball history that includes winning the first state championship in 1928.
Coach Tim Engleka, who coached for 38 years at Centerville, presented the award.
Dent is a 1986 graduate of Centerville and is still in the record books for doubles and home runs and has the longest home run ever recorded at Booster Park.
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