(DHI Media/Wyatt Richardson)
(DHI Media/Wyatt Richardson)

VAN WERT COUNTY – This year's Rivals United event raised $28,169.68, according to totals on Friday night.

During the Lincolnview versus Crestview boys basketball game, each school had more chances to earn money through several contests. It was Lincolnview, however, that came out on top, both in the basketball game and in money raised. Lincolnview raised an extraordinary $15,839.97, while Crestview raised an impressive $11,413.71.

The money raised will benefit the 29 agencies that United Way of Van Wert County assists.