2014 Jock Sutherland Classic
Lafayette High School
February 8, 2014
Augusta vs. Paul Laurence Dunbar
Augusta coach Jason Hinson started the following lineup: 6-2 Sr. Brent Bach, 6-2 So. Owens Crawford, 6-3 So. Camryn Snapp, 5-11 So. Connor Maddox, and 6-1 Sr. Dustin Freeman. Paul Laurence Dunbar coach Scott Chalk countered with 6-3 So. Darius Williams, 6-0 Sr. Troy Black, 6-2 Sr. Jordan Hurst, 6-0 Sr. Donnie Lewis, and 6-0 Fr. Taveion Hollingsworth.
Dunbar trailed 48-46 in the final quarter but went on a 9-0 run to take a 55-48 lead on their way to a 61-58 victory over Augusta. Augusta rallied but a 40 foot field goal attempt by Brent Bach for the tie at the buzzer failed to connect. The score was tied seven times and there were six lead changes in the game. Augusta got off to a fast start and led 31-26 at halftime on the strength of 66.7% field goal shooting in the first half.
Dunbar shot 47.3% from the field including five of 12 from the three point line. The Bulldogs connected on four of eight free throws, pulled down 24 rebounds, and scored 15 points off 16 Augusta turnovers. Dunbar attempted 18 more shots (55-37) from the field than Augusta. Augusta shot 54.1% from the field including five of 13 from beyond the arc. The Panthers connected on 13 of 14 free throws, pulled down 23 rebounds, and scored seven points off eight Dunbar turnovers.
Darius Williams led Dunbar with 18 points. Donnie Lewis added 16 points including three three point baskets and three steals. 6-0 Jr. PJ Corio recorded 14 points including two three point baskets and seven rebounds.
Brent Bach led Augusta with 27 points and four rebounds. Camryn Snapp added 17 points including three three point baskets and six rebounds. Connor Maddox chipped in with 10 points.
Paul L. Dunbar,12,14,20,15,61
Augusta (58) – Bach 27, Crawford 4, Snapp 17, Maddox 10, Freeman 0.
Paul L. Dunbar (61) – Williams 18, Black 2, Hurst 1, Lewis 16, Hollingsworth 2, Corio 14, Ward 2, Brown 6.
Knott County Central vs. Wayne County
Knott County Central coach BB King started the following lineup: 6-3 Jr. Chance Cornett, 6-3 Jr. Simon Christon, 6-6 Jr. Evan Hall, 6-2 Sr. Keegan Sammons, and 6-2 Jr. Camron Justice. Wayne County coach Rodney Woods countered with 6-3 Jr. Peyton Woods, 6-1 So. Corey Stearns, 6-5 So. Nick Gillespie, 5-9 So. Trey Blevins, and 5-10 Sr. Jason Perkins.
Wayne County trailed 68-52 with five minutes left in the game but rallied to defeat Knott County Central 81-77 and remain undefeated at 24-0. Wayne County went on a 19-3 run to tie the game at 71-71. Wayne County’s never-give-up attitude and Knott County Central’s foul woes sealed the Patriot’s fate today. Camron Justice fouled out with 2:01 left in the game and Evan Hall was whistled to the bench with less than 30 seconds remaining on the clock.
Wayne County shot 42.1% from the field including 10 of 30 from the three point line. The Cardinals connected on 23 of 29 free throws, pulled down 25 rebounds, and scored 33 points off 19 Knott County Central turnovers. Knott County Central shot 56% from the field including six of 17 from beyond the arc. The Patriots connected on 15 of 21 free throws, pulled down 36 rebounds, and scored eight points off six Wayne County turnovers.
Trey Blevins led Wayne County with 28 points including five three point baskets. Corey Stearns added 20 points and nine rebounds. Peyton Woods recorded 16 points including 10 of 11 free throws and five rebounds. Jason Perkins also reached double figures with 10 points.
Camron Justice led Knott County Central with 32 points including three three point baskets and nine rebounds. Evan Hall added 22 points and nine rebounds. Chance Cornett chipped in with 11 points and six rebounds.
Knott County Central,14,17,23,23,77
Knott County Central (77) – Cornett 11, Christon 3, Hall 22, Sammons 2, Justice 32, Shrum 2, Miller 5.
Wayne County (81) – Woods 16, Stearns 20, Gillespie 0, Blevins 28, Perkins 10, Gardner 7.
Louisville Trinity vs. Scott County
Trinity coach Mike Szabo started the following lineup: 6-4 Jr. Daniel Ramser, 6-3 Sr. Craig Owens, 6-10 Jr. Raymond Spaulding, 5-10 Sr. Trey Ivory, and 6-2 Jr. Michael Stafford. Scott County coach Billy Hicks countered with 6-3 Sr. Tony Martini, 6-1 Sr. Matt Murray, 7-1 So. Raekwon Long, 6-1 Sr. Teddy Ware, and 6-2 Sr. Trent Gilbert.
Scott County led 35-14 in the second quarter and withstood a furious second half Trinity rally to defeat the number one ranked Shamrocks by a score of 70-65. Scott County led 37-18 at halftime led by the laser-like accuracy of Teddy Ware who had 20 points by intermission fueled by five of six from beyond the arc.
Scott County shot 48.8% from the field including nine of 14 from the three point line. The Cardinals connected on 19 of 27 free throws, pulled down 25 rebounds, and scored 11 points off nine Trinity turnovers. Trinity shot 45.85 from the field including five of 16 from beyond the arc. The Shamrocks connected on 16 of 24 free throws, pulled down 29 rebounds, and scored 14 points off 10 Scott County turnovers.
Teddy Ware led Scott County with 29 points including seven three point baskets. Ware was nine of 12 from the field including seven of eight from beyond the arc and four of seven from the free throw line. Trent Gilbert added 17 points and three assists. Tony Martini recorded nine points and 12 rebounds. Matt Murray also scored nine points.
Michael Stafford led Trinity with 16 points. Raymond Spalding added 14 points, nine rebounds, three assists, and two blocked shots. Craig Owens recorded 12 points and 10 rebounds. Trey Ivory also scored 12 points.
Trinity (65) – Ramser 0, Owens 12, Spaulding 14, Ivory 12, Stafford 16, Levitch 6, Murphy 3, Knight-Goff 2.
Scott County (70) – Martini 9, Murray 9, Long 6, Ware 29, Gilbert 17.
Lexington Catholic vs. Lafayette
Lexington Catholic coach Brandon Salsman started the following lineup: 6-5 Jr. Tanner Johnson, 6-3 Jr. Reese Ryan, 6-7 Sr. Robert Dence, 5-10 Jr. Michael Talbott, and 6-2 Jr. Jarod Griffin. Lafayette coach Mike Mendenhall III countered with 6-6 So. Ross Jenkins, 6-4 Sr. Lance Blakley, 6-9 Sr. Jackson Davis, 5-11 Sr. Dequise Robinson, and 5-11 So. Harrison Lane.
Robert Dence scored a layup on a beautiful assist from Jarod Griffin with three seconds left on the clock to give Lexington Catholic an 81-79 come-from-behind victory over Lafayette. Lexington Catholic trailed 59-41 midway through the third quarter but rallied to earn the victory.
Lexington Catholic shot 50.8% from the field including six of 21 from the three point line. The Knights connected on 15 of 21 free throws, pulled down 23 rebounds, and scored 22 points off 16 Lafayette turnovers. Lafayette shot 53.1% from the field including 10 of 19 from beyond the arc. The Generals connected on 17 of 28 free throws, pulled down 38 rebounds, and scored 11 points off 11 Lexington Catholic turnovers.
Tanner Johnson led Lexington Catholic with 22 points including three three point baskets. Reese Ryan added 17 points and seven assists. Robert Dence recorded 13 points and eight rebounds. Michael Talbott chipped in with 13 points and five assists. Jarod Griffin added eight points and eight assists.
Lance Blakley led Lafayette with 28 points including six three point baskets and six rebounds. Blakley was eight of 12 from the field including six of eight from beyond the arc and six of nine from the free throw line. Jackson Davis added 21 points, 16 rebounds, and four assists. Harrison Lane chipped in with 11 points including three three point baskets.
Lexington Catholic (81) – Johnson 22, Ryan 17, Dence 13, Talbott 13, Griffin 8, Morris 2, Boothe 6.
Lafayette (79) – R. Jenkins 2, Blakley 28, Davis 21, Robinson 8, Lane 11, Jackson 7, Carpenter 2.
A special thanks to the Scott County Stats Crew, the Lexington Catholic Stats Crew Glenn Gentry and Gary Long, and WL Stats for providing the comprehensive statistics for this event. Also, a special thanks and congratulations to Lafayette coach Mike Mendenhall III for the hospitality extended me and for putting on such a high quality event.