Lincoln County vs. Montgomery County (Boys)
Gateway Holiday Classic Championship
Montgomery County High School
Mt. Sterling, KY
December 29, 2013
Lincoln County coach Jeff Jackson started the following lineup: 6-3 Jr. Jacob Conway, 6-1 Jr. Brandon Pittman, 6-2 Jr. Andrew Wilks, 5-9 Jr. Timmy Taylor, and 5-10 Jr. Neil Conley. Montgomery County coach Jason Holland countered with 6-5 Sr. Darius Jones, 6-5 Jr. Chase Hall, 6-6 Sr. Deante Cisero, 5-11 Sr. Xavier Piersawl, and 6-0 Sr. Bryan Wallace.
Montgomery County defeated Lincoln County by a score of 57-55. The score was tied five times and there were seven lead changes in this game. Montgomery County shot 36.4% from the field including six of 14 from the three point line. The Indians connected on 19 of 27 free throws, pulled down 33 rebounds, and scored nine points off 12 Lincoln County turnovers. Lincoln County shot 39.5% from the field including nine of 22 from beyond the arc. The Patriots connected on 12 of 19 free throws, pulled down 25 rebounds, and scored 11 points off 11 Montgomery County turnovers.
Bryan Wallace led Montgomery County with 27 points including three three point baskets and 10 of 10 free throws. Xavier Piersawl added 12 points and Deante Cisero recorded seven points and eight rebounds.
Jacob Conway led Lincoln County with 17 points including four three point baskets. Timmy Taylor added 13 points and eight assists. Andrew Wilks chipped in with 12 points and 10 rebounds.
Lincoln County 15 8 14 18 – 55
Montgomery Co. 12 14 14 17 – 57
Lincoln County (55) – Conway 17, Pittman 3, Wilks 12, Taylor 13, Conley 7, Godbey 3.
Montgomery County (57) – Jones 5, Hall 0, Cisero 7, Piersawl 12, Wallace 27, Hodgson 3, Walker 3
A special thanks to WL Stats and the Montgomery County Stats Crew for providing the comprehensive statistics for tonight’s game.