2012 Republic Bank Holiday Classic (Boys) December 30th Day #5
Oldham County 55 Princeton (OH) 52 – 6-2 Sr. Jacob Kopp led Oldham County with 19 points including three three point baskets, six rebounds, and six assists. 5-10 Sr. Sam Gruber and 6-1 Sr. Anthony Lape added 14 and 12 points respectively. 6-3 Sr. Darius Hilson led Princeton with 20 points. 5-8 Sr. Dorian Jordan added 13 points and nine assists.
Simon Kenton 70 Perry County Central 63 – 6-1 Sr. Riley Barnes led Simon Kenton with 22 points including 10 of 10 from the free throw line. 5-10 Sr. Andrew Sampson added 16 points. 6-7 Sr. Dalton Cornett led Perry County Central with 17 points and 12 rebounds. 6-7 Jr. Justin Johnson added 17 points and nine rebounds. 5-11 Fr. Braxton Beverly recorded 16 points.
John Hardin 81 Ohio County 52 – 5-11 Jr. Patrick Anderson led John Hardin with 21 points. 6-3 Sr. Daveon Greene added 19 points and 10 rebounds. 6-4 Sr. Preston Lambrich led Ohio County with 11 points. 6-7 Jr. B.J. Morse added 10 points and 10 rebounds.
Roger Bacon (OH) 95 Knott County Central 93 (OT) (3rd Place) – This game resulted in a classic as Roger Bacon was led by 6-4 Jr. Carlas Jackson with 36 points including five three point baskets. 6-3 Jr. Austin Frentsos added 24 points including 13 of 17 free throws, eight rebounds, and six assists. 6-0 Jr. Cody Niesen and 6-4 Sr. Erik Edwards chipped in with 12 points each. 6-2 So. Camron Justice set a tournament record tonight and led Knott County Central with an incredible 62 points. Justice was 19 of 29 from the field including eight of 11 from beyond the arc and 16 of 19 free throws. Sr. Chance Little added 12 points and seven rebounds.
Henry Clay 69 Lexington Catholic 64 (Championship) – Lexington Catholic led 41-31 at halftime and 50-41 with 2:51 left in the third quarter when Jack Whitman left the game with an injury. Whitman returned but left again with a possible concussion and was done for the night. Henry Clay outscored Lexington Catholic 28-14 the rest of the way to earn the victory. 6-1 Jr. Christen Cunningham led a balanced Henry Clay scoring attack with 17 points and nine assists with all his points coming in the second half. 6-4 Jr. Jordan Green added 16 points and 10 rebounds. 6-0 Jr. Teddy Ware chipped in with 14 points including four three point baskets. 6-6 Jr. Trey Grundy recorded 10 points and eight rebounds. 6-9 Sr. Jack Whitman led Lexington Catholic with 20 points and seven rebounds. 6-5 So. Tanner Johnson added 13 points and 11 rebounds. 6-2 So. Jarod Griffin also scored 13 points including eight of eight free throws. 5-11 Sr. Dillon Avare chipped in with 10 points.
All Tournament Team
Brandon Price (John Hardin)
Braxton Beverly (Perry County Central)
Tyler Harville (LCA)
Brandon Hatton (Dixie Heights)
Jon Wortham (Ohio County)
Austin Frentsos (Roger Bacon OH)
Carlas Jackson (Roger Bacon OH)
Camron Justice (Knott County Central)
Evan Hall (Knott County Central)
Dillon Avare (Lexington Catholic)
Tanner Johnson (Lexington Catholic)
Jack Whitman (Lexington Catholic)
Christen Cunningham (Henry Clay)
Trey Grundy (Henry Clay)
Jordan Green (Henry Clay) MVP