There are 10 teams entered in the Boys 9 & Under Division. The teams are divided into three pools as follows: Pool 1: Mason County Reign, Northern KY Tarheels, and Pulaski Thunder. Pool 2: Hoop Dreams, Montgomery Trojans, and Shining Stars. Pool 3: KY Elite, Frankfort Stallions, Somerset Jumpers, and Lexington Lightning.
There are 4 teams entered in the Boys 11 & Under Division I Division. The teams entered are Hoop Dreams, Northern KY Rockets, Lexington Celtics, and Higher Level.
There are 15 teams entered in the Boys 11 & Under Division II. The teams are divided into four pools as follows: Pool 1: Lexington Colonels, Northern KY Wolfpack, Kings, and Albany Bulldogs. Pool 2: Montgomery Trojans, Northern KY Suns, Rimrockers, and Team Character. Pool 3: Lexington Blaze, Northern KY Legends, and Somerset Warriors. Pool 4: Lexington Panthers, Mason Knights, Louisville Elite, and Rhinos.
|Boys 9 & Under|
|Mason County Reign||41||Northern KY Tarheels||30|
|Hoop Dreams||37||Montgomery Trojans||22|
|Frankfort Stallions||24||KY Elite||20|
|Somerset Jumpers||32||Lexington Lightning||23|
|Northern KY Tarheels||41||Pulaski Thunder||25|
|Montgomery Trojans||29||Shining Stars||17|
|Somerset Jumpers||43||KY Elite||16|
|Lexington Lightning||48||Frankfort Stallions||28|
|Mason County Reign||34||Pulaski Thunder||22|
|Hoop Dreams||33||Shining Stars||28|
|Lexington Lightning||42||KY Elite||17|
|Somerset Jumpers||52||Frankfort Stallions||17|
Mason County Reign 41 Northern KY Tarheels 30Tykeise Henry and Leevi Dunaway led Mason County Reign with 18 and 15
Malki Pike led Northern KY Tarheels with 14 points.
Hoop Dreams 37 Montgomery Trojans 22Jackson Lewis and Kyle Rode led Hoop Dreams with 16 and 10
Hayden Chism and Brennan Canada led Montgomery Trojans with nine and seven
Frankfort Stallions 24 KY Elite 20Jeremiah Green and Maurice Walker led the victors with eight and six
Michael Moreno led KY Elite with eight points.
Somerset Jumpers 32 Lexington Lightning 23Chase Walker and Josh Cornett led Somerset Jumpers with 11 and nine
Paul Wise and Lucas Matthews led Lexington Lightning with eight points each.
Northern KY Tarheels 41 Pulaski Thunder 25Malki Pike and Logan Castleman led Northern KY Tarheels with 13 and 12
Austin Rowland, Matt Jones, and Jake Cothron led Pulaski Thunder with seven, six, and six
Montgomery Trojans 29 Shining Stars 17Jonathan Kosier and Hayden Chism led Montgomery Trojans with eight points each. Braden Runion and Brayden Burch led Shining Stars with five and four
Somerset Jumpers 43 KY Elite 16Andrew Wilson, Chase Walker, and Kross Grundy led Somerset Jumpers with 14, 11, and nine
Peyton Shotwell led KY Elite with eight points.
Lexington Lightning 48 Frankfort Stallions 28Braden Miller, Paul Wise, and Travis Handler led the victors with 14, 11, and nine
Maurice Walker led Frankfort Stallions with 11 points including three three point baskets.
Mason County Reign 34 Pulaski Thunder 22Leevi Dunaway, Caleb Boyd, and Tykeise Henry led Mason County Reign with 10, eight, and six
Colton Fraley led Pulaski Thunder with eight points.
Hoop Dreams 33 Shining Stars 28Kyle Rode, Christian Campbell, and Jackson Lewis led Hoop Dreams with 10, six, and six
Justin Schlarman led Shining Stars with seven points. Tripp Pittman, Braden Runion, and Isiah Chitkara added six points each.
Lexington Lightning 42 KY Elite 17Paul Wise, Braden Miller, and Lucas Matthews led the victors with 10 points each. Michael Moreno, Berk Watts, and Aram Kumor led KY Elite with four points each.
Somerset Jumpers 52 Frankfort Stallions 17Kross Grundy, Andrew Wilson, and Chase Walker led Somerset Jumpers with 17, 15, and 12
Jeremiah Green led Frankfort Stallions with six points.
|Boys 11 & Under Division I|
|Hoop Dreams||51||Northern KY Rockets||33|
|Higher Level||44||Lexington Celtics||34|
|Hoop Dreams||68||Lexington Celtics||29|
|Northern KY Rockets||38||Higher Level||22|
|Hoop Dreams||58||Higher Level||54|
|Northern KY Rockets||56||Lexington Celtics||26|
Hoop Dreams 51 Northern KY Rockets 33Malik Dow, Jordan Perry, and Nicholas Reed led Hoop Dreams with 15, 12, and 11
Cameron Pitzer led Northern KY Rockets with 10 points.
Higher Level 44 Lexington Celtics 34Blake Carlisle and Tyler Green led Higher Level with 11 and 10
K-CI Carmichael and K-EI Carmichael led Lexington Celtics with 11 and nine
Hoop Dreams 68 Lexington Celtics 29Darius Williams, Malik Dow, Jordan Perry, and C. Williams led Hoop Dreams with 16, 15, 13, and 11
K-CI Carmichael led Lexington Celtics with nine points.
Northern KY Rockets 38 Higher Level 22Cameron Pitzer and Will Heppler led Northern KY Rockets with 14 and nine
Matthew Lawson, Blake Carlisle, and Tyler Green led Higher Level with five, four, and four
Hoop Dreams 58 Higher Level 54Malik Dow and Jordan Perry led Hoop Dreams with 23 and 16
Blake Carlisle and Cody Morton led Higher Level with 19 and 16
Northern KY Rockets 56 Lexington Celtics 26Leighton Schrand and Cameron Pitzer led Northern KY Rockets with 13 and 12
K-CI Carmichael led Lexington Celtics with nine points.
|Boys 11 & Under Division II|
|Northern KY Wolfpack||50||Lexington Colonels||33|
|Northern KY Suns||40||Montgomery Trojans||22|
|Lexington Panthers||38||Mason Knights||22|
|Somerset Warriors||48||Northern KY Legends||27|
|Lexington Blaze||66||Northern KY Legends||20|
|Northern KY Wolfpack||57||Albany Bulldogs||30|
|Northern KY Suns||45||Team Character||16|
|Louisville Elite||32||Mason Knights||26|
|Lexington Colonels||64||Albany Bulldogs||21|
|Montgomery Trojans||52||Team Character||47||(2OT)|
|Lexington Blaze||44||Somerset Warriors||28|
|Louisville Elite||42||Lexington Panthers||26|
|Northern KY Wolfpack||55||Kings||22|
|Northern KY Suns||46||Rimrockers||38|
Northern KY Wolfpack 50 Lexington Colonels 33Jake Ohmer led Northern KY Wolfpack with 14 points. Josh Owsley and Zack Flener led Lexington Colonels with 11 and 10
Northern KY Suns 40 Montgomery Trojans 22Logan Turner led Northern KY Suns with 13 points. Chaiten Tomlin led Montgomery Trojans with eight points.
Lexington Panthers 38 Mason Knights 22Donovan Morris and Siah Holifield led Lexington Panthers with 13 and nine
Chandler Clark and Darren Williams led Mason Knights with six and five
Kings 49 Albany Bulldogs 44Ryan Smith, Travis Dunn, and Cade Fletcher led Kings with 11, 10, and 10
John Davis led Albany Bulldogs with 18 points including three three point baskets.
Rimrockers 54 Team Character 24Riley Hall led Rimrockers with 21 points. Konner Tessier and Greg Frist led Team Character with six and five
Somerset Warriors 48 Northern KY Legends 27John Wilson and Landon Powell led Somerset Warriors with 14 and 11
Tyrek Owens led Northern KY Legends with 11 points.
Louisville Elite 37 Rhinos 25Isiah Knight led Louisville Elite with 11 points. Matt Wilson led Rhinos with eight points.
Lexington Colonels 44 Kings 30Harrison Lane led Lexington Colonels with 31 points including six three point baskets. Josh Owsley added 12 points. Ryan Smith and Jacob Blanton led Kings with six and five
Rimrockers 51 Montgomery Trojans 33Riley Hall led Rimrockers with 22 points. Shelby Combs and Chaiten Tomlin led Montgomery Trojans with 14 and 11
Lexington Blaze 66 Northern KY Legends 20Trey Farmer and Jyles Anderson led Lexington Blaze with 18 and 16
Desmond Hedges and Jerry Woods led Northern KY Legends with six and four
Rhinos 32 Lexington Panthers 31 Eric Anderson hit a basket at the buzzer for the win. Trent McGovney and Wills led Rhinos with eight and six
Justin Kenney and Donavan Morris led Lexington Panthers with 12 and 11
Northern KY Wolfpack 57 Albany Bulldogs 30Kyler Padgett and Jake Ohmer led Northern KY Wolfpack with 11 points each. John Davis and Castle Hatcher led Albany Bulldogs with eight and seven
Northern KY Suns 45 Team Character 16Brayden Combs led Northern KY Suns with 12 points. Hayden Shelton led Team Character with six points.
Louisville Elite 32 Mason Knights 26 (No statistics available)
Lexington Colonels 64 Albany Bulldogs 21Harrison Lane and Luke Johnson led Lexington Colonels with 17 and 13
Eli Brown and Castle Hatcher led Albany Bulldogs with five points each.
Montgomery Trojans 52 Team Character 47 (2OT)Shelby Combs and Chaiten Tomlin led the victors with 17 points each. Tomlin recorded three three point baskets. Greg Frist led Team Character with 19 points including three three point baskets. Hayden Shelton added 10 points.
Lexington Blaze 44 Somerset Warriors 28Trey Farmer, Jyles Anderson, and Deandre Dishman led Lexington Blaze with 14, 10, and 10
Landon Powell and John Wilson led Somerset Warriors with 10 points each.
Louisville Elite 42 Lexington Panthers 26Isiah Knight and Demarre Tyos led Louisville Elite with 10 and nine
Donovan Morris and Sam Ehrler led Lexington Panthers with 10 and eight
Northern KY Wolfpack 55 Kings 22Thad Moss and Jake Ohmer led Northern KY Wolfpack with 13 and 10
Cade Fletcher and Ryan Smith led Kings with six and five
Northern KY Suns 46 Rimrockers 38Parker Kenney led a balanced Northern KY Suns attack with 12 points. Riley Hall led Rimrockers with 19 points including three three point baskets.
Mason Knights 34 Rhinos 32Harvey Rice and Antiwan Williams led Mason Knights with 11 and nine
Owen Workman led Rhinos with 12 points including four three point baskets. Matt Wilson added 10 points.
|Boys 9 & Under|
|Northern KY Tarheels||33||Shining Stars||27|
|Pulaski Thunder||31||Montgomery Trojans||23|
Northern KY Tarheels 33 Shining Stars 27Chris McNeil and Malki Pike led Northern KY Tarheels with 10 points each. Justin Schlarman and Brayden Burch led Shining Stars with eight and seven
Pulaski Thunder 31 Montgomery Trojans 23Matt Jones, Austin Rowland, and Colton Fraley led Pulaski Thunder with six points each. Hayden Chism led Montgomery Trojans with 11 points.
|Boys 9 & Under|
|Somerset Jumpers||28||Northern KY Tarheels||23||(Quarterfinal)|
|Hoop Dreams||36||Frankfort Stallions||12||(Quarterfinal)|
|Mason County Reign||34||KY Elite||6||(Quarterfinal)|
|Lexington Lightning||23||Pulaski Thunder||21||(Quarterfinal)|
|Hoop Dreams||36||Somerset Jumpers||25||(Semifinal)|
|Mason County Reign||35||Lexington Lightning||23||(Semifinal)|
|Mason County Reign||40||Hoop Dreams||24||(Championship)|
Somerset Jumpers 28 Northern KY Tarheels 23 (Quarterfinal)Andrew Wilson led Somerset Jumpers with 14 points. Chris McNeil led Northern KY Tarheels with 14 points.
|Northern KY Tarheels||9||4||9||6||23|
|Somerset Jumpers||(28) -||Wilson 14, K. Grundy 6, Cornett 2, Walker 5, Ham 2.|
|Northern KY Tarheels||(23) -||Castleman 4, Perrin 2, Pangallo 2, McNeil 14, Pike 2, T. Schrock 4.|
Hoop Dreams 36 Frankfort Stallions 12 (Quarterfinal)Jackson Lewis and Kyle Rode led Hoop Dreams with 13 and 10
Jeremiah Green and Maurice Walker led Frankfort Stallions with four points each.
|Hoop Dreams||(36) -||Lewis 13, Blunt 4, Campbell 2, Allen 5, Cox 2, Rode 10.|
|Frankfort Stallions||(12) -||Green 4, Walker 2, Melton 2, Lee 4.|
Mason County Reign 34 KY Elite 6 (Quarterfinal)Leevi Dunaway and Peyton Johnson led Mason County Reign with 10 and eight
Berk Watts, James Stout, and Skylar Freezor led KY Elite with two points each.
|Mason County Reign||14||5||6||9||34|
|Mason County Reign||(34) -||L. Dunaway 10, Henry 4, Boyd 6, Johnson 8, Perkins 4, C. Dunaway 2.|
|KY Elite||(6) -||Watts 2, Freezor 2, Stout 2.|
Lexington Lightning 23 Pulaski Thunder 21 (Quarterfinal)Lucas Matthews and Paul Wise led the victors with 10 and six
Matt Jones and Riley Crawford led Pulaski Thunder with nine and six
|Lexington Lightning||(23) -||Moore 5, Miller 2, Wise 6, Matthews 10.|
|Pulaski Thunder||(21) -||Jones 9, Crawford 6, Rowland 2, Wonn 2, Stayton 2.|
Hoop Dreams 36 Somerset Jumpers 25 (Semifinal)Jackson Lewis and John Blunt led Hoop Dreams with 17 and eight
Chase Walker and Andrew Wilson led Somerset Jumpers with 13 and 11
|Hoop Dreams||(36) -||Allen 4, Lewis 17, Cox 1, Rode 6, Blunt 8.|
|Somerset Jumpers||(25) -||Wilson 11, Cornett 1, Walker 13.|
Mason County Reign 35 Lexington Lightning 23 (Semifinal)Caleb Boyd and Leevi Dunaway led Mason County Reign with 12 and 10
Paul Wise and Lucas Matthews led Lexington Lightning with seven points each.
|Mason County Reign||14||8||11||2||35|
|Mason County Reign||(35) -||L. Dunaway 10, Henry 7, Boyd 12, Garrison 4, P. Johnson 2.|
|Lexington Lightning||(23) -||Moore 3, Handler 3, Miller 4, Wise 7, Matthews 7.|
Mason County Reign 40 Hoop Dreams 24 (Championship)Tykeise Henry and Leevi Dunaway led Mason County Reign with 13 and 12
Jackson Lewis and Isiah Allen led Hoop Dreams with 10 and six
|Mason County Reign||13||7||14||6||40|
|Mason County Reign||(40) -||L. Dunaway 12, Henry 13, Boyd 9, Garrison 1, C. Dunaway 1, Johnson 4.|
|Hoop Dreams||(24) -||Lewis 10, Allen 6, Rode 4, Campbell 2, Blunt 2.|
|Boys 11 & Under Division I|
|Hoop Dreams||42||Lexington Celtics||26||(Semifinal)|
|Northern KY Rockets||46||Higher Level||31||(Semifinal)|
|Hoop Dreams||50||Northern KY Rockets||35||(Championship)|
Hoop Dreams 42 Lexington Celtics 26 (Semifinal)Nicholas Reed, Darius Williams, and Malik Dow led Hoop Dreams with 13, 10, and nine
K-CI Carmichael led Lexington Celtics with 13 points.
|Hoop Dreams||(42) -||Reed 13, Perry 4, D. Williams 10, C. Williams 1, Dow 9, Pittman 2, Dunning 5.|
|Lexington Celtics||(26) -||Leavell 5, K-CI Carmichael 2, K-EI Carmichael 13, Miller 4, Watkins 2.|
Northern KY Rockets 46 Higher Level 31 (Semifinal)Cameron Pitzer and Leighton Schrand led Northern KY Rockets with 12 and 10
Blake Carlisle led Higher Level with 13 points.
|Northern KY Rockets||13||10||13||10||46|
|Northern KY Rockets||(46) -||Schrand 10, Piccirillo 2, Heppler 5, Pitzer 12, Lenhof 5, Massie 7, Way 2, Young 3.|
|Higher Level||(31) -||Morton 2, Lawson 5, Green 2, Carlisle 13, Lewellyn 6, Cox 3.|
Hoop Dreams 50 Northern KY Rockets 35 (Championship)Darius Williams and Nicholas Reed led Hoop Dreams with 20 and 16
Will Heppler, Cameron Pitzer, and Noah Lenhof led Northern KY Rockets with 12, 10, and nine
|Northern KY Rockets||11||8||9||7||35|
|Hoop Dreams||(50) -||Reed 16, Dow 6, D. Williams 20, C. Williams 2, Perry 6.|
|Northern KY Rockets||(35) -||Heppler 12, Pitzer 10, Lenhof 9, Young 4.|
|Boys 11 & Under Division II|
|Northern KY Wolfpack||57||Lexington Panthers||33||(Quarterfinal)|
|Northern KY Suns||44||Somerset Warriors||32||(Quarterfinal)|
|Louisville Elite||42||Lexington Colonels||34||(Quarterfinal)|
|Northern KY Wolfpack||37||Northern KY Suns||35||(Semifinal)|
|Lexington Blaze||38||Louisville Elite||23||(Semifinal)|
|Lexington Blaze||55||Northern KY Wolfpack||26||(Championship)|
Northern KY Wolfpack 57 Lexington Panthers 33 (Quarterfinal)Collin Johnson, Adam Goetz, and Thad Moss led Northern KY Wolfpack with 13 points each. Goetz recorded three three point baskets. Donovan Morris led Lexington Panthers with 17 points.
|Northern KY Wolfpack||14||11||19||13||57|
|Northern KY Wolfpack||(57) -||Johnson 13, Goetz 13, Ohmer 3, B. Downs 5, C. Downs 2, Moss 13, Garnett 8.|
|Lexington Panthers||(33) -||Morris 17, Holifield 2, Kelley 7, Alstatt 3, Ach 2.|
Northern KY Suns 44 Somerset Warriors 32 (Quarterfinal)Parker Kenney and Brayden Combs led Northern KY Suns with 10 and nine
John Wilson led Somerset Warriors with 16 points.
|Northern KY Suns||18||12||5||9||44|
|Northern KY Suns||(44) -||Fox 5, Kenney 10, Stringer 4, Barth 4, Turner 6, Combs 9, Turner 6.|
|Somerset Warriors||(32) -||Powell 6, Pruitt 3, Ridner 2, Wilson 16, Jeffries 5.|
Lexington Blaze 50 Rimrockers 28 (Quarterfinal)Trey Farmer and Isaiah Tisdale led Lexington Blaze with 16 and 12
Riley Hall led Rimrockers with 21 points including four three point baskets.
|Lexington Blaze||(50) -||Farmer 16, Anderson 9, Lewis 5, Dishman 2, Tisdale 12, Smith 4, Newton 2.|
|Rimrockers||(28) -||Hall 21, Crutchfield 4, Ledford 2, Logan 2.|
Louisville Elite 42 Lexington Colonels 34 (Quarterfinal)Alex Cook and Colin Ferguson led Louisville Elite with 10 and eight
Luke Johnson and Josh Owsley led Lexington Colonels with 12 and 11
|Louisville Elite||(42) -||Kinnison 5, Knight 5, Alvey 4, Ferguson 8, Cook 10, Tyus 6, Coleman 4.|
|Lexington Colonels||(34) -||Lane 7, Owsley 11, Key 3, Johnson 12, Flener 1.|
Northern KY Wolfpack 37 Northern KY Suns 35 (Semifinal)Jake Ohmer led Northern KY Wolfpack with 13 points including three three point baskets. Aaron Fox led Northern KY Suns with 11 points.
|Northern KY Wolfpack||13||11||8||5||37|
|Northern KY Suns||5||14||2||14||35|
|Northern KY Wolfpack||(37) -||Padgett 6, Goetz 7, Williams 4, Ohmer 13, B. Downs 1, C. Downs 2, Moss 4.|
|Northern KY Suns||(35) -||Fox 11, Kenney 7, Stringer 2, Woods 2, Turner 4, Combs 8, Goodridge 1.|
Lexington Blaze 38 Louisville Elite 23 (Semifinal)Trey Farmer and Isaiah Tisdale led Lexington Blaze with 10 and seven
Javier Kinnison and Tony Smyzer led Louisville Elite with seven points each.
|Lexington Blaze||(38) -||Anderson 3, Lewis 4, Tisdale 7, Dishman 3, Farmer 10, Smith 1, Newton 4, Robinson 6.|
|Louisville Elite||(23) -||Kinnison 7, Knight 2, Alvey 3, Cook 2, Tyus 2, Smyzer 7.|
Lexington Blaze 55 Northern KY Wolfpack 26 (Championship)Trey Farmer led the victors with 20 points. Jordan Lewis and Deandre Dishman added eight points each. Collin Johnson and Beau Downs led Northern KY Wolfpack with eight and six
|Northern KY Wolfpack||4||9||4||9||26|
|Lexington Blaze||(55) -||Lewis 8, Dishman 8, Young 2, Tisdale 5, Anderson 6, Newton 2, Farmer 20, Robinson 4.|
|Northern KY Wolfpack||(26) -||Johnson 8, Padgett 3, Ohmer 3, C. Downs 2, B. Downs 6, Garnett 2, Moss 2.|
Congratulations to Mason County Reign, Hoop Dreams, and Lexington Blaze for capturing their respective division championships. I have attempted to give a brief recap of this tournament and the statistics came from the game scoresheets. I apologize in advance for any misspelled names or errors in stats as I hurriedly transcribed the statistics from the scoresheets. This report is meant to be an overview of the tournament for entertainment purposes, and not an instrument for ascertaining individual records.
Thanks to the Kentucky Basketball Academy academy staff for putting on another quality event for these young athletes. A special note of appreciation to the coaches and parents who put in so much time and effort so that these players can showcase their talents. the hospitality extended me during this event.
Please feel free to send your comments and questions concerning the tournament, teams, or players to me at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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