Lexington Christian Academy vs. Male (Boys)
Lake Cumberland Holiday Hoops Classic (3rd Place Game)
Pulaski County High School
December 30, 2015
Lexington Christian Academy coach Nate Valentine started the following lineup: 6-5 Fr. Kyle Rode, 6-2 Sr. Trevor Hill, 6-6 Jr. Tre King, 5-10 Fr. Pearce Dalton, and 6-1 Fr. Isaiah Hunt. Male coach Willie Feldhaus countered with 6-6 Sr. Alex Cook, 5-10 Sr. Corey Bowman, 6-5 Jr. Hogan Brownley, 5-6 Sr. Punchy Watts, and 5-10 Sr. Deondrai Williams.
Male trailed 32-26 at halftime but rallied in the second half to defeat Lexington Christian Academy by a score of 70-61. Male shot 46.6% from the field including four of 15 from the three point line. The Bulldogs connected on 12 of 14 free throws, pulled down 33 rebounds, and scored 20 points off 14 LCA turnovers. Male held a 40-14 advantage in points in the paint to negate LCA’s 27-12 advantage in three point points. LCA shot 40.4% from the field including nine of 16 from beyond the arc. The Eagles connected on 14 of 18 free throws, pulled down 27 rebounds, and scored eight points off eight Male turnovers.
Hogan Brownley led Male with 23 points and nine rebounds. Punchy Watts added 16 points, six rebounds, and three assists. Deondrai Williams chipped in with 11 points. Alex Cook recorded nine points and five rebounds.
Tre King led LCA with 24 points, eight rebounds, and five blocked shots. Trevor Hill added 15 points on five three point shots and pulled down five rebounds. Kyle Rode recorded 14 points, seven rebounds, and seven assists.
Lexington Christian (61) – Rode 14, Hill 15, King 24, Dalton 0, Hunt 5, Hall 3.
Male (70) – Cook 9, Bowman 6, Brownley 23, Watts 16, Williams 11, Kimijwok 5.
A special thanks to WL Stats for providing the comprehensive statistics for tonight’s game.