Henry Clay at Lafayette (Boys)

Lafayette High School
Lexington Kentucky
February 3, 2004

2004 by Ron Harrison

Henry Clay (11-7) at Lafayette (10-8)  (Boys)

Henry Clay coach Kirk Chiles started the following lineup: 6-0 Sr. Chase Mitchell, 6-0 Jr. Bryan Turnage, 6-3 Sr. Aubrey White, 5-9 Jr. Noade Day, and 5-11 Sr. Brandon Coles.  Lafayette coach Damon Kelley countered with 6-6 Sr. Nic Mullins, 6-4 Jr. Blake Miller, 6-8 Sr. Darnell Dialls, 6-0 Jr. T. J. Chinn, and 6-1 Sr. Marcus Barron.

Lafayette remained on top of the 43rd district standings with a 91-84 victory over Henry Clay in an exciting up-tempo game.  Lafayette shot 56.9% from the field, including a blistering 66.7% in the first half.  The Generals were also nine of 18 from three point line, connected on 16 of 22 free throws, and pulled down 29 rebounds.  Henry Clay shot 50% from the field, only visited the free throw line six times, connecting on five shots, and pulled down 34 rebounds.  

Lafayette was led by Nic Mullins with 27 points including nine of 14 field goals and nine of 10 free throws.  6-0 So. Pete Gifford added 21 points including four three point baskets.  Blake Miller and Marcus Barron added 14 and 12 points respectively.  Darnell Dialls chipped in with 11 points, 12 rebounds, and four blocked shots.  Aubrey White led Henry Clay with 22 points and seven rebounds.  6-2 So. Aaron Miller, Blake Miller, Noade Day, and Brandon Coles added 19, 18, 11, and 10 points respectively.  Turnage also pulled down six rebounds, dished out seven assists, and recorded three steals.

Henry Clay 

23

18

24

19

-

84

Lafayette 

24

23

22

22

-

91


 

Henry Clay 

(84)

 - 

Mitchell 4, Turnage 18, White 22, Day 11, Coles 10, Miller 19.  

Lafayette 

(91)

 - 

Mullins 27, Miller 14, Dialls 11, Chinn 3, Barron 12, Gifford 21, Ayers 3.

 

Other Games of Interest (Boys)

Danville

49

   Boyle County 

48

 

Washington County 

64

   Franklin County 

48

 

Bourbon County 

71

   Montgomery County  

59

 

Perry County Central

56

   Breathitt County  

43

 

Warren Central

93

   Franklin-Simpson 

56

 

Wayne County  

85

   Pulaski County    

60

 

Madison Central

67

   Tates Creek 

66

 

Louisville Trinity

56

   Jeffersontown

54

 

Lexington Catholic

77

   Lincoln County  

50

 

Allen Central

70

   East Ridge 

64

 

Ashland Blazer

52

   East Carter

33

 

Ballard

51

   Manual

46

 

Clark County

75

   Estill County  

39

 

Marion County  

58

   Mercer County  

56

 

Rockcastle County  

94

   Oneida Baptist

49

 

Shelby County  

64

   Bullitt Central

54

 

Holmes

69

   West Jessamine

58

 

Western Hills

76

   Williamstown

48

 

Henderson County  

72

   Owensboro Catholic

62

 

Lexington Catholic

75

   East Jessamine

61

 

Harrison County  

62

   Paris

56

 

Jackson County  

75

   Bell County  

64

 

Cawood

69

   Harlan

58

 

Covington Catholic

59

   Cincinnati Elder

44

 

Daviess County  

61

   Butler County  

34

 

Paul Dunbar

57

   Woodford County  

54

(OT)

Moore

65

   Eastern

56

 

 

 

Acknowledgements

 

A special thanks to WL Stats for providing computer stats for this game. 

 

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Ron Harrison’s reports on this and other basketball events appear on http://www.angelfire.com/ky/prephoops.