Steve Gentry

Do you remember Steve Gentry? Steve Gentry graduated in 1989 and was inducted into the Hall of Fame in 2021.

Steve Gentry participated in the following sports:
Basketball

 

 

Steve was a speedy, crafty, lefty point guard and a tenacious defender with a high basketball IQ. He helped guide his Tiger team to a 23-2 record his senior year. That year he averaged 17 points, 9 assists and 5 steals a game. Steve is still the all-time leader in assists and steals at Withrow. As a varsity starter for three straight years, he led the Tigers to a 29-1 league record with three Eastern Metro League championships. His league honors include: best defender for two years, MVP for one year, First Team All-League for two years, and Second Team All-State for one year. His senior year the Tigers finished the season as Cincinnati City champs and ranked number two in the state. Steve furthered his basketball career at Maine Central for a year before earning a full scholarship to Xavier University.