Shooting for the Cure

sponsored by Jim Underwood's Blue Chip Organization

University of Louisville Cardinal Arena
Louisville, KY
January 10, 2009

2009 by Ron Harrison

Schedule of Games

9:30 AM Franklin County vs. Louisville Moore
11:00 AM Bullitt East vs. Wayne County
12:30 PM Christian County vs. Lexington Christian Academy
2:00 PM Assumption vs. Southwestern
3:30 PM Butler vs. Owensboro Catholic
5:00 PM Mercy Academy vs. Scott County
6:30 PM duPont Manual vs. Iroquois
8:00 PM Shelby County vs. Sacred Heart Academy
Franklin County (11-3) vs. Louisville Moore (3-10)

Franklin County Coach Joey Thacker started the following lineup: 5-8 Sr. Finnja Ramcke, 5-10 So. Chelsea Craig, 5-10 Fr. Ashli Mayes, 5-11 Jr. Andrea Howard, and 5-5 Sr. Ashley Decker. Moore Coach Yvette Smith countered with 5-4 So. Cierra Foster, Allisandra Ward, 5-7 So. Jackie Parker, 5-2 8th grade Amber Johnson, and 5-5 So. Jessica Black.

Franklin County scored 33 points off 26 Moore turnovers in a 67-36 victory. The victors shot 37.7% from the field including six of 22 from the three point line. The Lady Flyers connected on 15 of 21 free throws and pulled down 42 rebounds. Moore shot 27.7% from the field including only one of eight from beyond the arc. The Lady Mustangs connected on nine of 15 free throws, grabbed 38 rebounds, and scored 10 points off 17 Franklin County turnovers.

Finnja Ramcke and Andrea Howard led a balanced Franklin County attack with 12 points each.Chelsea Craig and 5-9 So. Emily Hampton added 10 and nine points respectively. Ramcke, Craig, and 5-10 So. Chelsea Rivers pulled down five rebounds each.Cierra Foster led Moore with 17 points.

Franklin County 67 Louisville Moore 36

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Franklin County 23 17 19 8 67
Louisville Moore 7 4 12 13 36

Franklin County (67)- Ramcke 12, Craig 10, Mayes 7, Howard 12, Decker 0, Hampton 9, M. Brown 6, C. Brown 2, A. Smith 4, Mello 3, Timmons 2.
Louisville Moore (36)- Foster 17, Ward 0, Parker 6, Johnson 3, Black 4, Horsman 3, Beach 3.

Bullitt East (12-4) vs. Wayne County (8-6)

Bullitt East Coach Chris Stallings started the following lineup: 5-7 Sr. Kelly Cunningham, 5-10 Jr. Shelby Romine, 5-9 Jr. Kayla Thacker, 5-7 Sr. Jaime Simpson, and 5-8 Sr. Chelsea Smith. Wayne County Coach Tim Pyles countered with 5-10 Fr. Tashea Pyles, 6-0 Sr. Emilee Burton, 5-4 Jr. Samantha Sexton, 5-8 Sr. Kayla Jones, and 5-4 So. Kayla Bowlin.

Bullitt East defeated Wayne County by a score of 46-30. Bullitt East shot 38.3% from the field including only one of 16 from the three point line. The Lady Chargers connected on nine of 15 free throws, pulled down 34 rebounds, and scored 24 points off 20 Wayne County turnovers. Wayne County shot 32.4% from the field including only two of 16 from beyond the arc. The Lady Cardinals connected on six of 10 free throws, grabbed 23 rebounds, and scored 11 points off 14 Bullitt East turnovers.

Kayla Thacker led the victors with 15 points and seven rebounds. 5-8 Jr. Jackie Stevens added eight points and six rebounds. Kayla Bowlin led Wayne County with 10 points. Kayla Jones added seven points and 10 rebounds.

Bullitt East 46 Wayne County 30

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Bullitt East 12 6 18 10 46
Wayne County 8 7 8 7 30

Bullitt East (46)- Cunningham 0, O. Romine 6, Thacker 15, Simpson 0, C. Smith 2, Philpott 2, Troutman 3, Young 4, Stevens 8, Johnson 6.
Wayne County (30)- Pyles 0, Burton 1, Sexton 2, Jones 7, Bowlin 10, Hardin 5, Gillespie 5.

Christian County (4-6) vs. Lexington Christian Academy (8-3)

Christian County Coach Anthony Hickey started the following lineup: 5-6 Sr. Kierra Wilson, 5-6 So. Lora McKnight, 5-7 So. Jasherrica Barkley, 5-8 Sr. Shatera Lewis, and 5-9 Sr. Denisha Mumford. Lexington Christian Academy Coach Jason Seamands countered with 5-10 Sr. Anna Martin, 6-2 Jr. Sarah Beth Barnette, 5-10 Sr. Caitlin Dorton, 5-4 Fr. Kelli Mitchuson, and 5-11 Sr. Courtney Clifton.

Lexington Christian Academy defeated Christian County by a score of 70-64. LCA shot 44.3% from the field including nine of 17 from the three point line. The Lady Eagles connected on seven of 10 free throws, pulled down 44 rebounds, and scored 14 points off nine Christian County turnovers. Christian County shot 37.5% from the field including six of 18 from beyond the arc. The Lady Colonels connected on 10 of 18 free throws, grabbed 35 rebounds, and scored 12 points off 14 LCA turnovers.

Anna Martin led LCA with 24 points and 11 rebounds. Courtney Clifton added 20 points including three three point baskets and 10 rebounds. Sarah Beth Barnette recorded 15 points including three three point baskets. Barnette pulled down 12 rebounds and blocked four shots. Denisha Mumford led Christian County with 26 points including six three point baskets. Shatera Lewis added 14 points, 13 rebounds, and seven assists. Kierra Wilson chipped in with 13 points and six rebounds.

Lexington Christian Academy 70 Christian County 64

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Christian County 11 25 15 13 64
Lexington Christian Academy 25 10 21 14 70

Christian County (64)- Wilson 13, McKnight 0, Barkley 8, Lewis 14, Mumford 26, Williams 2, Knott 1.
Lexington Christian Academy (70)- Martin 24, Barnette 15, Dorton 4, Mitchuson 7, Clifton 20.

Assumption (6-7) vs. Southwestern (11-4)

Assumption Coach Ron Ferch started the following lineup: 6-0 Jr. Molly Ernst, 5-9 Jr. Sara Minogue, 5-10 Sr. Amy Brutscher, 5-7 Jr. Kayla McMahon, and 5-5 Jr. Clare Delahanty. Southwestern Coach Tim Rice countered with 6-1 Sr. Stephanie Salyers, 5-9 Sr. Ashley Fowler, 6-1 Sr. Whitney Roots, 5-9 Sr. Devin Fothergill, and 5-6 So. Danay Fothergill.

Southwestern defeated Assumption by a score of 49-43. The victors shot 32% from the field including nine of 24 from the three point line. The Lady Warriors connected on eight of 13 free throws, pulled down 49 rebounds, and scored 20 points off 18 Assumption turnovers. Assumption shot 31.6% from the field including five of 14 from beyond the arc. The Rockets connected on only two of 10 free throws, grabbed 42 rebounds, and scored eight points off 16 Southwestern turnovers.

Ashley Fowler led Southwestern with 14 points including five three point baskets and six rebounds. Danay Fothergill added 15 points. Stephanie Salyers recorded six points and pulled down 16 rebounds. Molly Ernst led Assumption with 18 points including four three point baskets and six rebounds. Sara Minogue added 10 points and 15 rebounds. Amy Brutscher chipped in with 14 points and seven rebounds.

Southwestern 49 Assumption 43

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Assumption 8 6 13 16 43
Southwestern 10 13 6 20 49

Assumption (43)- Ernst 18, Minogue 10, Brutscher 10, McMahon 0, Delahanty 3, Mullen 2.
Southwestern (49)- Salyers 6, Fowler 17, Roots 0, Devin Fothergill 5, Danay Fothergill 15, Walker 6.

Butler (7-5) vs. Owensboro Catholic (10-5)

Butler Coach Eddy Wilson started the following lineup: 5-7 So. Megan Cuerton, 5-7 Jr. Whitney Reed, 5-10 Jr. Moriah Corey, 5-6 So. Heather Wheat, and 5-5 Sr. Shontel Bates. Owensboro Catholic Coach Ray Zuberer countered with 5-10 Jr. Jessica Goetz, 5-10 8th Becca Greenwell, 5-9 Sr. Hannah Gerteisen, 5-6 Jr. Kaitlyn Elder, and 5-6 Jr. Kaley Robertson.

Butler outscored Owensboro Catholic 15-9 in the final quarter in a 42-41 victory. Butler shot 32.7% from the field including four of 15 from the three point line. The Bearettes connected on four of 11 free throws, pulled down 28 rebounds, and scored 14 points off 22 Owensboro Catholic turnovers. Owensboro Catholic shot 33.3% from the field including three of nine from beyond the arc. The Lady Aces connected on 16 of 19 free throws, grabbed 36 rebounds, and scored seven points off nine Butler turnovers.

Whitney Reed led Butler with 12 points, 10 rebounds, and four steals. Megan Cuerton also recorded 12 points. Shontel Bates chipped in with eight points. Becca Greenwell led Owensboro Catholic with 17 points including nine of nine free throws and six rebounds. Hannah Gerteisen added 16 points.

Butler 42 Owensboro Catholic 41

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Butler 11 7 9 15 42
Owensboro Catholic 10 15 7 9 41

Butler (42)- Cureton 12, Reed 12, Corey 4, Wheat 0, Bates 8, Smith 6.
Owensboro Catholic (41)- Goetz 1, Greenwell 17, Gerteisen 16, Elder 2, Robertson 4, M. Riney 1.

Mercy Academy (9-4) vs. Scott County (5-7)

Mercy Academy Coach Mark Evans started the following lineup: 5-8 Jr. Malisa Cruz, 5-9 Jr. Therese Montano, 5-9 Sr. Catherine Montano, 5-8 Jr. Ellen Sholtes, and 5-8 So. Juliann Miller. Scott County Coach Steve Helton countered with 5-10 7th grader Tereka Guyn, 5-11 Jr. Madisen Webb, 5-9 So. Alex McKenzie, 5-4 7th grader Audriana Christopher, and 5-9 So. Kristen Stainback.

Mercy led 35-15 in the second quarter and held on to defeat Scott County 62-57. Mercy shot 30% from the field including four of 11 from the three point line. The Jaguars connected on 16 of 27 free throws, pulled down 46 rebounds, and scored 21 points off 22 Scott County turnovers. Scott County shot 37.9% from the field including five of 19 from beyond the arc. The Lady Cardinals connected on eight of 13 free throws, grabbed 48 rebounds, and scored 16 points off 11 Mercy turnovers.

Ellen Sholtes led Mercy with 17 points. Therese Montano added 13 points and 10 rebounds. Juliann Miller chipped in with 12 points. Malisa Cruz recorded nine points and pulled down 12 rebounds. 5-7 Jr. Breonna Jackson led Scott County with 14 points. Madisen Webb added 13 points, 12 rebounds, and six assists. Kristen Stainback also recorded 13 points. Alex McKenzie recorded six points and 14 rebounds.

Mercy Academy 62 Scott County 57

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Mercy Academy 25 14 11 12 62
Scott County 12 11 13 21 57

Mercy Academy (62)- Cruz 9, T. Montano 13, C. Montano 4, Sholtes 17, Miller 12, Faris 5, Hemming 2.
Scott County (57)- Guyn 4, Webb 13, McKenzie 6, Christopher 2, Stainback 13, Jackson 14, Conrad 5.

duPont Manual (11-1) vs. Iroquois (15-0)

Manual Coach Stacy Pendleton started the following lineup: 6-2 Jr. Zakiyah Martin, 5-10 Fr. Kara Wright, 6-1 Sr. Avery Jones, 5-6 Sr. Janie Klein, and 5-7 Fr. April Wilson. Iroquois Coach Al Northington countered with 5-9 Sr. Adia Mathies, 5-8 Sr. Meka Birdsong, 5-5 Sr. Kayla Hickman, 5-2 Jr. Carmen Talbott, and 5-6 Sr. Asia Mathies.

Manual defeated Iroquois 59-56 to hand the Lady Raiders their first loss of the season. Manual shot 44.7% from the field including three of 12 from the three point line. The Lady Crimsons connected on 14 of 25 free throws, pulled down 45 rebounds, and scored 13 points off 12 Iroquois turnovers. Iroquois shot 34.4% from the field including five of 15 from beyond the arc. The Lady Raiders connected on nine of 17 free throws, grabbed 33 rebounds, and scored 15 points off 23 Manual turnovers.

Avery Jones led the victors with 16 points and 14 rebounds. 5-10 So. Mechael Guess added 16 points and seven rebounds. April Wilson added 10 points, five rebounds, and four assists. Adia Mathies led Iroquois with 22 points, 12 rebounds, and five steals. Kayla Hickman added 15 points. 5-5 Sr. Stafonia Taylor chipped in with nine points.

duPont Manual 59 Iroquois 56

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duPont Manual 13 12 13 21 59
Iroquois 16 8 16 16 56

duPont Manual (59)- Martin 4, K. Wright 3, Jones 16, Klein 2, Wilson 10, Harbison 8, Guess 16.
Iroquois (56)- Adia Mathies 22, Birdsong 0, Hickman 15, Talbott 1, Asia Mathies 7, Taylor 9, Brown 2.

Shelby County (6-7) vs. Sacred Heart Academy (11-2)

Shelby County Coach Sally Zimmerman started the following lineup: 5-9 Sr. Paige Radcliff, 5-8 Sr. Haleigh LeCompte, 5-5 Jr. Taylor Shaw, 5-5 Jr. Marissa Raisor, and 5-6 Jr. Dee Dee Davis. Sacred Heart Coach Donna Moir countered with 5-9 Jr. Mary Gordon Stough, 5-11 So. Morgan Clemons, 5-11 Jr. Jackie Hafele, 5-10 So. Monica McGreal, and 5-6 Jr. Autumn Miller.

Sacred Heart scored 26 points off 27 Shelby County turnovers in a 61-40 victory. The victors shot 48.1% from the field including five of 16 from the three point line. The Valkyries connected on four of 11 free throws and pulled down 33 rebounds. Shelby County shot 34.2% from the field including three of 10 from beyond the arc. The Lady Rockets connected on 11 of 18 free throws, grabbed 28 rebounds, and scored 10 points off 17 Sacred Heart turnovers.

Autumn Miller led Sacred Heart with 14 points. 5-4 So. Maddie Peabody added 11 points and five steals. Jackie Hafele recorded eight points and seven rebounds. Haleigh LeCompte led Shelby County with 10 points and six rebounds. Aaliyah Wells added eight points and six rebounds.

Sacred Heart Academy 61 Shelby County 40

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Shelby County 8 11 9 12 40
Sacred Heart Academy 17 20 18 6 61

Shelby County (40)- Radcliff 3, LeCompte 10, Shaw 4, Raisor 0, Davis 4, Wells 8, Cardwell 5, Case 4, Hinkle 2.
Sacred Heart Academy (61)- Stough 2, Haefele 8, Clemons 7, McGreal 4, Miller 14, Peabody 11, A. Campbell 6, Storch 2, Katzman 5, A. Campbell 2.

Conclusion

Congratulations to Jim Underwood for putting together an excellent day of basketball with all the proceeds going for cancer research. Some of the top individual performances today included the following: Scoring - Denisha Mumford (Christian County) 26, Anna Martin (Lexington Christian Academy) 24, Adia Mathies (Iroquois) 22, Courtney Clifton (Lexington Christian Academy) 20, and Molly Ernst (Assumption) 18. Rebounding - Stephanie Salyers (Southwestern) 16, Sara Minogue (Assumption) 15, Avery Jones (duPont Manual) 14, Alex McKenzie (Scott County) 14, and Shatera Lewis (Christian County) 13. Blocks - Sarah Beth Barnette (Lexington Christian Academy) 4, Kara Wright (duPont Manual) 3, Adia Mathies (Iroquois) 3, Madisen Webb (Scott County) 3, and Alex McKenzie (Scott County) 3. Assists - Ashley Decker (Franklin County) 9, Shatera Lewis (Christian County) 7, Devin Fothergill (Southwestern) 6, Madisen Webb (Scott County) 6, Anna Martin (Lexington Christian Academy) 5, and Morgan Clemons (Sacred Heart Academy) 5. Steals - Heather Wheat (Butler) 5, Maddie Peabody (Sacred Heart Academy) 5, Adia Mathies (Iroquois) 5, Whitney Reed (Butler) 4, Asia Mathies (Iroquois) 4, and Denisha Mumford (Christian County) 4.

Acknowledgements

Also a special thanks to Bob Tonini of Sacred Heart Academy for providing the computer statistics and tournament stat leader summaries for the entire event.

Please feel free to send your comments and questions concerning the event, teams, or players to me at prephoops@yahoo.com.

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