Bryan Station vs. Henry Clay (Girls)
42nd District Tournament
Bryan Station High School
February 22, 2017
Bryan Station coach Shawn Ransom started the following lineup: 5-6 So. Kelynn Clay, 5-5 Sr. Carah Burdette, 5-7 Sr. Emoni Washington, 5-4 Jr. Kyrah Hardin, and 5-5 Sr. Jlyn Martin. Henry Clay coach Eric Sanford countered with 5-8 Jr. Braxton Price, 5-8 So. Destyne Jackson, 5-11 Jr. Tyronica Carpenter, 5-7 So. Kiya Thompson, and 5-8 Sr. Lexi Long.
Henry Clay defeated Bryan Station by a score of 50-45. Henry Clay raced out to a 20-9 first quarter lead and withstood a Bryan Station rally to earn the victory. Henry Clay shot 36.7% from the field including five of 15 from the three point line. The Lady Blue Devils connected on nine of 20 free throws, pulled down 41 rebounds, and scored two points off 11 Bryan Station turnovers. Bryan Station shot 27.3% from the field including three of 16 from beyond the arc. The Lady Defenders connected on 12 of 23 free throws, pulled down 41 rebounds, and scored 10 points off 13 Henry Clay turnovers.
Kiya Thompson led Henry Clay with 14 points including two three point baskets and three assists. Destyne Jackson also scored 14 points, five rebounds, and four assists. Lexi Long recorded 13 points including two three point baskets, six rebounds, and two blocked shots. 5-4 So. Christian Gatewood pulled down 10 rebounds.
Carah Burdette led Bryan Station with 19 points including two three point baskets and six rebounds. Jlyn Martin added 13 points and six rebounds. 5-10 Jr. Gracie Baczkowski pulled down 10 rebounds. Kelynn Clay recorded six points, five rebounds, and three steals.
Bryan Station (45) – Clay 6, Burdette 19, Washington 1, Hardin 2, Martin 13, Baczkowski 4.
Henry Clay (50) – Price 5, Jackson 14, Carpenter 0, Thompson 14, Long 13, Gatewood 2, Williams 2.
A special thanks to the 42nd Tournament Stats Crew for providing the comprehensive statistics for tonight’s game.