February 8, 2000
©2000 by Ron Harrison
Madison Central (16-5) vs. Henry Clay (15-7) February 8, 2000
Madison Central coach Allen Feldhaus Jr. started the following lineup: 6-2 Sr. Blake Reichenbach, 6-3 Jr. Eric Broomfield, 6-8 Sr. Kip Kirchbaum, 6-0 Jr. Nick Stephens, and 6-1 Jr. Josh Land. Henry Clay coach Kirk Chiles countered with 6-7 Sr. Mike Andrews, 6-0 Sr. J.C. Mitchell, 6-2 Jr. Rod Dunham, 6-2 Sr. Daryl Carden, and 5-10 Sr. Rod Cotton.
Henry Clay pulled off the upset by defeating Madison Central 61-58. Henry Clay stormed out of the starting gate to lead at the end of the first quarter 19-6. Madison Central fought back in the second quarter to close the deficit to three, 26-23 at halftime. Madison Central took a 49-48 lead with approximately 3 minutes to play. Carden then went to the bench with his fifth foul. Madison Central took a 53-50 lead but Rod Dunham hit a three-pointer to tie the game at 53. J. C. Mitchell scored a put back basket in the lane to Henry Clay a 55-53 lead and they held on for a 61-58 win.
Daryl Carden led Henry Clay with 19 points and 8 rebounds.
C. Mitchell added 12 points. Madison Central was led by
and Broomfield with 15 and 13 points respectively. 6-2 Sr.
Ryan Jones and 6-1 Jr. Lloyd Walker added 10 each. Henry
Clay had no answer for the athletic Walker in the fourth quarter
as he tallied all 10 of his points in the final period.
|Madison Central||(58)||-||Reichenbach 15, Broomfield 13, Jones 10, Walker 10, Kirchbaum 6, Stephens 4.|
|Henry Clay||(61)||-||Carden 19, Mitchell 12, Douglas 9, Boyd 6, Dunham 5, Cotton 4, List 4, Blackburn 2.|
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