West Jessamine at Lexington Catholic (Boys)

Lexington Catholic High School
Lexington Kentucky
January 10, 2003

2003 by Ron Harrison

West Jessamine (4-5) at Lexington Catholic (10-3) 

West Jessamine coach Matthew Yates started the following lineup: 6-5 Sr. Scott Tarvin, 6-2 Sr. Cameron Jackson, 6-6 Sr. Brett Johnson, 5-11 Sr. Andy Placido, and 5-11 Sr. Daniel Thompson.  Lexington Catholic coach Bart Flener countered with 6-2 Sr. Chase Hillenmeyer, 6-3 Jr. Harrison Morton, 6-4 Jr. Mark Balthrop, 5-11 Sr. Brian Smith, and 6-3 Jr. William Graham.

Lexington Catholic led 51-50 in the final period before West Jessamine finished the game with a 17-7 run to earn a 67-58 victory.  West Jessamine shot 49% from the field while Lexington Catholic could only manage 31%.  West Jessamine was led by 6-4 Sr. Nate Johnson, who came off the bench to tally 19 points.  Brett Johnson added 13 points and 6-5 Sr. Joey Searle came off the bench to score 11 points, nine of them in the decisive final period.  Lexington Catholic was led by Harrison Morton with 26 points and 14 rebounds.  6-3 Jr. Demetrius Green, who has been battling an injury, came off the bench to add 10 points. 

West Jessamine 

13

17

16

21

-

67

Lexington Catholic 

17

13

14

14

-

58


 

West Jessamine 

(67)

 - 

Tarvin 7, Jackson 4, B. Johnson 13, Placido 7, Thompson 6, Searle 11, N. Johnson 19.

Lexington Catholic 

(58)

 - 

Hillenmeyer 2, H. Morton 26, Balthrop 0, Smith 9, Graham 5, Green 10, Boneau 3, Wilson 3.

 

Other Games of Interest (Boys)

Lafayette 

74

   Dunbar 

65

 

Apollo 

86

   Daviess County 

69

 

Bishop Brossart  

72

   Pendleton County 

58

 

Madison Central 

65

   Bourbon County 

62

 

Bowling Green 

66

   Clinton County 

50

 

Holmes 

79

   Covington Holy Cross 

71

 

Eastern 

65

   Seneca 

60

 

Frankfort 

103

   Woodford County 

102

 

Barren County 

67

   Glasgow 

61

 

Rose Hill 

65

   Greenup County 

34

 

Jackson County 

65

   Cordia 

51

 

Lincoln County 

77

   Casey County 

54

 

Morgan County 

71

   Menifee County 

46

 

Boyle County 

62

   Mercer County 

56

 

Anderson County 

66

   Shelby County 

52

 

Clark County 

91

   Sheldon Clark 

50

 

Pulaski County 

62

   Somerset 

53

 

Wayne County 

57

   South Laurel 

55

 

Warren Central 

77

   Greenwood 

61

 

Western Hills 

53

   Lexington Christian 

46

 

Mason County 

63

   Montgomery County 

40

 

Breathitt County 

60

   Hazard 

38

 

Perry County Central 

72

   Clay County 

59

 

St. Xavier 

76

   Moore 

56

 

Trinity 

55

   Atherton 

44

 

 

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