Blog Tools
Edit your Blog
Build a Blog
View Profile
« March 2015 »
S M T W T F S
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
8 9 10 11 12 13 14
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
22 23 24 25 26 27 28
29 30 31
Entries by Topic
All topics  «
Announcements
Basketball
Eastern Kentucky Basketball Men
Eastern Kentucky Basketball Wome
Eastern Kentucky University Foot
Football
Ron Harrison
Sports Links
KHSAA
Sports Zone
You are not logged in. Log in
Ron Harrison Writes...
Monday, 23 March 2015
Bowling Green vs, Boyle County (Boys) 2015 Whitaker Bank/KHSAA Boys' Sweet Sixteen(R) Semifinal #2 March 21, 2015
Topic: Basketball

2015S16S2

 

 

Bowling Green (30-5) vs. Boyle County (28-6) (Semifinal #2)

2015 Whitaker Bank/KHSAA Boys’ Sweet Sixteen®

Rupp Arena

Lexington, KY

March 21, 2015

 

Bowling Green coach DG Sherrill started the following lineup: 6-3 Jr. Dane Drobocky, 6-2 Sr. Tucker Sine, 6-4 So. Terry Taylor, 6-0 Sr. Malik Carothers, and 6-2 Jr. Perry Ayers.  Boyle County coach Steve Adams countered with 6-1 Sr. Hagen Tyler, 5-10 Sr. Chapman Bean, 6-5 Jr. Colton Elkins, 6-0 Sr. Keagen Hinkle, and 6-0 Sr. Jeremiah Bell.

Bowling Green defeated Boyle County by a score of 68-58 to end Boyle County’s magical state tournament run as the Rebels had previously defeated Lexington Catholic and upended the number one team in the state Ballard.  Bowling Green’s super sophs (Terry Taylor, DeAngelo Wilson, and Kyran Jones) did the damage today as they combined for 47 points and 22 rebounds).  The Purples controlled the boards today as they held a 42-21 advantage on the boards and a 20-9 advantage in second chance points.

Bowling Green shot 52% from the field including three of four from the three point line.  The Purples connected on 13 of 23 free throws, pulled down 42 rebounds, and scored eight points off six Boyle County turnovers.  Boyle County shot 40.7% from the field including seven of 25 from beyond the arc.  The Rebels connected on three of five free throws, pulled down 21 rebounds, and scored 10 points off 11 Bowling Green turnovers.

5-9 So. DeAngelo Wilson led Bowling Green with 17 points.  6-4 So. Kyran Jones added 16 points, 14 rebounds, and two blocked shots.  Terry Taylor recorded 14 points and six rebounds.

Jeremiah Bell led Boyle County with 28 points including four three point baskets.  Hagen Tyler added 12 points, five rebounds, and five assists.  Colton Elkins recorded six points, six rebounds, and eight blocked shots.

 

Bowling Green,15,21,16,16,68

Boyle County,12,13,16,17,58

 

Bowling Green (68) – Drobocky 2, Sine 9, Taylor 14, Carothers 7, Ayers 2, Wilson 17, Jones 16, J. Carothers 1.

 

Boyle County (58) – Tyler 12, Bean 5, Elkins 6, Hinkle 3, Bell 28, DelCastillo 2, Alexander 2.

 

A special thanks to WL Stats and the KHSAA for providing the comprehensive statistics for tonight’s game.


Posted by REH at 11:16 PM EDT
Permalink | Share This Post
Covington Catholic vs. Owensboro (Boys) 2015 Whitaker Bank/KHSAA Boys' Sweet Sixteen(R) Semifinal #1 March 21, 2015
Topic: Basketball

2015S16SF1

 

 

Covington Catholic (31-5) vs. Owensboro (29-4) (Semifinal #1)

2015 Whitaker Bank/KHSAA Boys’ Sweet Sixteen®

Rupp Arena

Lexington, KY

March 21, 2015

 

Covington Catholic coach Scott Ruthsatz started the following lineup: 6-4 Jr. Andy Flood, 6-2 Sr. Grant Romes, 6-6 Sr. Bo Schuh, 6-1 So. Cole VonHandorf, and 6-1 Sr. Cooper Theobald.  Owensboro coach Rod Drake countered with 6-9 Sr. Aric Holman, 6-1 Sr. Dylan Sanford, 6-7 Sr. Justin Miller, 5-9 Sr. Darion Morrow, and 5-10 So. Jacoby Harris.

Owensboro defeated Covington Catholic 69-65 in overtime.  Owensboro led 55-52 in the closing seconds of regulation but Covington Catholic’s 6-1 Sr. Matthew Shumate hit a three point basket to knot the score at 55-55 and force overtime.  This was a game of runs as Owensboro led 15-11 after the first quarter but Covington Catholic outscored the Red Devils 19-9 in the second quarter to take a 30-24 halftime lead.  The Colonels maintained their advantage and led 42-36 after three quarters.  Owensboro rallied late to take the lead before Shumate’s heroics forced overtime. 

Owensboro shot 56.8% from the field including six of 12 from the three point line.  The Red Devils connected on 13 of 21 free throws, pulled down 28 rebounds, and committed 16 turnovers.  Covington Catholic shot 44.9% from the field including six of 15 from beyond the arc.  The Colonels connected on 15 of 19 free throws, pulled down 21 rebounds, and committed 11 turnovers.

Justin Miller led Owensboro with 18 points, 11 rebounds, and six assists.  Darion Morrow added 18 points including three three point baskets.  Jacoby Harris chipped in with 14 points.  Aric Holman recorded 11 points, nine rebounds, and two blocked shots.

Cole VonHandorf led Covington Catholic with 21 points including three three point baskets.  Bo Schuh added 15 points and five rebounds.  Cooper Theobald recorded 14 points.

 

Covington Catholic,11,19,12,13,10,65

Owensboro,15,9,12,19,14,69

 

Covington Catholic (65) – Flood 5, Romes 2, Schuh 15, VonHandorf 21, Theobald 14, Shumate 6, Heppler 2.

 

Owensboro (69) – Holman 11, Sanford 8, Miller 18, Morrow 18, Harris 14.

 

A special thanks to WL Stats and the KHSAA for providing the comprehensive statistics for tonight’s game.


Posted by REH at 10:27 PM EDT
Permalink | Share This Post
Calloway County vs. Bowling Green (Boys) 2015 Whitaker Bank/KHSAA Boys' Sweet Sixteen(R) Quarterfinal #4 March 20, 2015
Topic: Basketball

2015S16QF4

 

 

Calloway County (30-3) vs. Bowling Green (29-5) (Quarterfinal #4)

2015 Whitaker Bank/KHSAA Boys’ Sweet Sixteen®

Rupp Arena

Lexington, KY

March 20, 2015

 

Calloway County coach Terry Birdsong started the following lineup: 6-4 Sr. Parker Adams, 6-2 Sr. Connor Wagner, 6-7 Sr. Skyler Hunter, 5-10 Sr. Wade Carter, and 6-1 Sr. Clay Smotherman.  Bowling Green coach DG Sherrill countered with 6-3 Jr. Dane Drobocky, 6-2 Sr. Tucker Sine, 6-4 So. Terry Taylor, 6-0 Sr. Malik Carothers, and 6-2 Jr. Perry Ayers.

Bowling Green outscored Calloway County 23-12 in the third quarter to erase a 28-21 halftime deficit on their way to a 65-57 victory.  Bowling Green shot 57.9% from the field including three of five from the three point line.  The Purples connected on 18 of 25 free throws, pulled down 25 rebounds, and committed seven turnovers.  Calloway County shot 41.7% from the field including nine of 22 from beyond the arc.  The Lakers connected on eight of 12 free throws, pulled down 22 rebounds, and committed eight turnovers.

Tucker Sine led Bowling Green with 16 points including two three point baskets.  Terry Taylor added 15 points and 10 rebounds.  Malik Carothers chipped in with 12 points and five assists.  5-9 So. DeAngelo Wilson recorded 10 points.

Skyler Hunter led Calloway County with 17 points including five three point baskets and eight rebounds.  Connor Wagner added 15 points including two three point baskets, four rebounds, and three assists.  Parker Adams recorded 15 points and four rebounds.

 

Calloway County,17,11,12,17,57

Bowling Green,11,10,23,21,65

 

Calloway County (57) – Adams 15, Wagner 15, Hunter 17, Carter 4, Smotherman 6.

 

Bowling Green (65) – Drobocky 3, Sine 16, Taylor 15, Carothers 12, Ayers 1, Wilson 10, Jones 8.

 

A special thanks to WL Stats and the KHSAA for providing the comprehensive statistics for tonight’s game.


Posted by REH at 8:44 PM EDT
Permalink | Share This Post
Sunday, 22 March 2015
Boyle County vs. Ballard (Boys) 2015 Whitaker Bank/KHSAA Boys' Sweet Sixteen(R) Quarterfinal #3 March 20, 2015
Topic: Basketball

2015S16QF3

 

 

Boyle County (27-6) vs. Ballard ((32-2) (Quarterfinal #3)

2015 Whitaker Bank/KHSAA Boys’ Sweet Sixteen®

Rupp Arena

Lexington, KY

March 20, 2015

 

Boyle County coach Steve Adams started the following lineup: 6-1 Sr. Hagen Tyler, 5-10 Sr. Chapman Bean, 6-5 Jr. Colton Elkins, 6-0 Sr. Keagen Hinkle, and 6-0 Sr. Jeremiah Bell.  Ballard coach Chris Renner countered with 6-2 Sr. Anthony Eaves, 6-1 Sr. Jalen Perry, 6-7 Sr. Corey Douglas, 5-7 So. Jamil Wilson, and 5-11 Sr. Paul Schiavone.

Boyle County outscored Ballard 25-12 in the third quarter and connected on 40 of 47 free throws for the game to record an 85-70 upset victory over Ballard.  Boyle County shot 42.2% from the field including seven of 18 from the three point line.  The Rebels connected on 40 of 47 free throws, pulled down 39 rebounds, and committed 16 turnovers.  Ballard shot 39.3% from the field including six of 22 from beyond the arc.  The Bruins connected on 16 of 22 free throws, pulled down 26 rebounds, and committed 11 turnovers.

Hagen Tyler led Boyle County with 32 points including six three point baskets and 10 of 10 free throws.  Tyler also pulled down 12 rebounds.  Jeremiah Bell added 26 points including 16 of 19 free throws and pulled down 12 rebounds.  Colton Elkins recorded 14 points and three blocked shots.

Jalen Perry led Ballard with 30 points including four three point baskets, five rebounds, and two steals.  Jamil Wilson added 13 points including two three point baskets.  Corey Douglas recorded 11 points, four rebounds, two blocked shots, and two steals.

 

Boyle County,12,23,25,25,85

Ballard,10,21,12,27,70

 

Boyle County (85) – Tyler 32, Bean 2, Elkins 14, Hinkle 9, Bell 26, Robbins 2.

 

Ballard (70) – Eaves 8, Perry 30, Douglas 11, Wilson 13, Schiavone 0, O. Douglas 2, Alvey 2, Ramsey 3, Smith 1.

 

A special thanks to WL Stats and the KHSAA for providing the comprehensive statistics for tonight’s game.


Posted by REH at 10:42 PM EDT
Permalink | Share This Post
Doss vs. Covington Catholic (Boys) 2015 Whitaker Bank/KHSAA Boys Sweet Sixteen(R) Quarterfinal #2 March 20, 2015
Topic: Basketball

2015S16QF2

 

 

Doss (27-6) vs. Covington Catholic (30-5) (Quarterfinal #2)

2015 Whitaker Bank/KHSAA Boys’ Sweet Sixteen®

Rupp Arena

Lexington, KY

March 20, 2015

 

Doss coach Tony Williams started the following lineup: 6-4 Sr. Tyler Jefferson, 5-10 Sr. Dajon McCarley, 5-9 Jr. Nick Anderson, 5-6 Jr. Dujuanta Weaver, and 6-0 Sr. Terrell Gray.  Covington Catholic coach Scott Ruthsatz countered with 6-4 Jr. Andy Flood, 6-2 Sr. Grant Romes, 6-6 Sr. Bo Schuh, 6-1 So. Cole VonHandorf, and 6-1 Sr. Cooper Theobald.

Covington Catholic outscored Doss 18-7 in the final quarter to pull away for a 61-48 victory.  Covington Catholic shot 44.2% from the field including one of eight from the three point line.  The Colonels connected on 22 of 32 free throws, pulled down 38 rebounds, and committed 12 turnovers.  Doss shot 34.6% from the field including four of 21 from beyond the arc.  The Dragons connected on eight of 13 free throws, pulled down 27 rebounds, and committed 11 turnovers.

Cole VonHandorf led a balanced Covington Catholic scoring attack with 17 points including nine of 10 free throws.  Bo Schuh added 13 points, seven rebounds, three assists, and three blocked shots.  Andy Flood recorded 11 points and six rebounds.  Cooper Theobald also scored 11 points.

6-5 So. Ramon Collins led Doss with 11 points.  Collins was five of five from the field and one of one from the free throw line.  Dujuanta Weaver added 10 points, five rebounds, and five assists.  Nick Anderson chipped in with eight points including two three point baskets.  Terrell Gray recorded seven points and five rebounds.

 

Doss,12,15,14,7,48

Covington Catholic,12,14,17,18,61

 

Doss (48) – Jefferson 5, McCarley 2, Anderson 8, Weaver 10, Gray 7, Hall 5, Collins 11.

 

Covington Catholic (61) – Flood 11, Romes 2, Schuh 13, VonHandorf 17, Theobald 11, Shumate 3, Heppler 4.

 

A special thanks to WL Stats and the KHSAA for providing the comprehensive statistics for today’s game.


Posted by REH at 10:02 PM EDT
Permalink | Share This Post
Hopkinsville vs. Owensboro (Boys) 2015 Whitaker Bank/KHSAA Boys' Sweet Sixteen(R) Quarterfinal #1 March 20, 2015
Topic: Basketball

2015S16QF1

 

 

Hopkinsville (27-5) vs. Owensboro (28-4) (Quarterfinal #1)

2015 Whitaker Bank/KHSAA Boys’ Sweet Sixteen®

Rupp Arena

Lexington, KY

March 20, 2015

 

Hopkinsville coach Tim Haworth started the following lineup: 6-3 So. CJ Henangan, 6-1 Sr. LeDonald Gray, 6-5 Sr. Jaqualis Matlock, 5-11 Fr. Jalen Johnson, and 6-0 Sr. Jordan Gary.  Owensboro coach Rod Drake countered with 6-9 Sr. Aric Holman, 6-1 Sr. Dylan Sanford, 6-7 Sr. Justin Miller, 5-9 Sr. Darion Morrow, and 5-10 So. Jacoby Harris.

Owensboro defeated Hopkinsville by a score of 71-50.  Owensboro shot 59% from the field including three of eight from the three point line.  Owensboro attempted 34 less shots (73-39) from the field than Hopkinsville.  The Red Devils connected on 22 of 28 free throws, pulled down 42 rebounds, and committed 19 turnovers.  Hopkinsville shot 28.8% from the field including two of 20 from beyond the arc.  The Tigers connected on six of 13 free throws, pulled down 32 rebounds, and committed six turnovers.

Aric Holman led Owensboro with 23 points, 10 rebounds, and four blocked shots.  Darion Morrow added 15 points and eight rebounds.  Justin Miller recorded 14 points, 15 rebounds, and two blocked shots.  Jacoby Harris chipped in with 11 points and six rebounds.

Jaqualis Matlock led Hopkinsville with 15 points, 12 rebounds, and three steals.  Jordan Gary added 10 points and three steals.  LeDonald Gray recorded nine points, three rebounds, three assists, and three steals.

 

Hopkinsville,13,12,12,13,50

Owensboro,17,15,16,23,71

 

Hopkinsville (50) – Henangan 5, Gray 9, Matlock 15, Johnson 7, Gary 10, Hatcher 1, Cager 3.

 

Owensboro (71) – Holman 23, Sanford 7, Miller 14, Morrow 15, Harris 11, Phillips 1.

 

A special thanks to WL Stats and the KHSAA for providing the comprehensive statistics for tonight’s game.


Posted by REH at 9:14 PM EDT
Permalink | Share This Post
Calloway County vs. Knott County Central (Boys) 2015 Whitaker Bank/KHSAA Boys' Sweet Sixteen(R) Game 8 March 19, 2015
Topic: Basketball

2015S168

 

 

Calloway County (29-3) (Region 1) vs. Knott County Central (30-2) (Region 14)

2015 Whitaker Bank/KHSAA Boys’ Sweet Sixteen®

Rupp Arena

Lexington, KY

March 19, 2015

 

Calloway County coach Terry Birdsong started the following lineup: 6-4 Sr. Parker Adams, 6-2 Sr. Connor Wagner, 6-7 Sr. Skyler Hunter, 5-10 Sr. Wade Carter, and 6-1 Sr. Clay Smotherman.  Knott County Central coach BB King countered with 6-5 Sr. Chance Cornett, 6-2 Sr. Simon Christon, 6-7 Sr. Evan Hall, 6-1 So. Austin Combs, and 6-1 Sr. Camron Justice.

Calloway County defeated Knott County Central 73-68 in two overtimes.  Knott County Central led 68-67 until Camron Justice fouled out with 1:03 left in the second overtime.  Knott County Central had three starters (Camron Justice, Chance Cornett, and Austin Combs) foul out in this game.

Calloway County shot 47.4% from the field including five of 16 from the free throw line.  The Lakers connected on 32 of 42 free throws, pulled down 24 rebounds, and committed 12 turnovers.  Knott County Central shot 49% from the field including six of 11 from beyond the arc.  The Patriots connected on 12 of 17 free throws, pulled down 26 rebounds, and committed 13 turnovers.

Parker Adams led Calloway County with 31 points including 18 of 23 free throws, five rebounds, and three assists.  Connor Wagner added 13 points including two three point baskets.  Wade Carter chipped in with nine points and five rebounds.  Clay Smotherman recorded seven points, six rebounds, and five assists.

Camron Justice led Knott County Central with 39 points including four three point baskets, nine rebounds, and four assists.  Evan Hall added 10 points, seven rebounds, and five blocked shots.  Austin Combs chipped in with nine points.

 

Calloway County,9,11,18,16,9,10,73

Knott County Central,7,15,11,21,9,5,68

 

Calloway County (73) – Adams 31, Wagner 13, Hunter 5, Carter 9, Smotherman 7, Smith 8.

 

Knott County Central (68) – Cornett 3, Christon 4, Hall 10, Combs 9, Justice 39, Caudill 3.

 

A special thanks to WL Stats and the KHSAA for providing the comprehensive statistics for today's game.


Posted by REH at 7:41 PM EDT
Updated: Sunday, 22 March 2015 10:00 PM EDT
Permalink | Share This Post
Friday, 20 March 2015
Elliott County vs. Bowling Green (Boys) 2015 Whitaker Bank/KHSAA Boys' Sweet Sixteen(R) Game 7 March 19, 2015
Topic: Basketball

2015S167

 

 

Elliott County (22-7) (Region 16) vs. Bowling Green (28-5) (Region 4)

2015 Whitaker Bank/KHSAA Boys’ Sweet Sixteen®

Rupp Arena

Lexington, KY

March 19, 2015

 

Elliott County coach Greg Adkins started the following lineup: 6-3 Sr. Hunter Holbrook, 6-1 So. Chase Porter, 6-5 Jr. Collin Howell, 5-6 Jr. Landon Griffith, and 5-6 Jr. Reece Griffith.  Bowling Green coach DG Sherrill countered with 6-3 Jr. Dane Drobocky, 6-2 Sr. Tucker Sine, 6-4 So. Terry Taylor, 6-0 Sr. Malik Carothers, and 6-2 Jr. Perry Ayers.

Bowling Green defeated Elliott County by a score of 86-44.  Bowling Green shot 55.4% from the field including five of seven from the three point line.  The Purples connected on 19 of 23 free throws, pulled down 44 rebounds, and committed seven turnovers.  Elliott County shot 29.3% from the field including five of 23 from beyond the arc.  The Lions connected on five of 12 free throws, pulled down 25 rebounds, and committed eight turnovers.

6-4 So. Kyran Jones led Bowling Green with 20 points and eight rebounds.  Jones was eight of 10 from the field and four of four free throws.  Tucker Sine added 18 points including four three point baskets, eight rebounds, and four assists.  Terry Taylor recorded 12 points.  Perry Ayers chipped in with nine points and Malik Carothers dished out seven assists.

Chase Porter led Elliott County with 15 points including three three point baskets and five rebounds.  6-1 8th Grade Korbin Spencer added 11 points and Hunter Holbrook chipped in with nine points.

 

Elliott County,6,13,17,8,44

Bowling Green,21,22,21,22,86

 

Elliott County (44) – Holbrook 9, Porter 15, Howell 4, L. Griffith 2, R. Griffith 0, Spencer 11, Evans 3.

 

Bowling Green (86) – Drobocky 4, Sine 18, Taylor 12, M. Carothers 2, Ayers 9, Wilson 8, Gott 3, Yates 2, Jones 20, J. Carothers 2, Chaney 4, Riehn 2.

 

A special thanks to WL Stats and the KHSAA for providing the comprehensive statistics for tonight’s game.


Posted by REH at 11:57 PM EDT
Permalink | Share This Post
Boyle county vs. Lexington Catholic (Boys) 2015 Whitaker Bank/KHSAA Boys' Sweet Sixteen(R) Game 6 March 19, 2015
Topic: Basketball

2015S166

 

 

Lexington Catholic (24-8) (Region 11) vs. Boyle County (26-6) (Region 12)

2015 Whitaker Bank/KHSAA Boys’ Sweet Sixteen®

Rupp Arena

Lexington, KY

March 19, 2015

 

Lexington Catholic coach Brandon Salsman started the following lineup:6-4 Sr. Tanner Johnson, 6-3 Sr. Reese Ryan, 6-5 Sr. Walker Boothe, 5-10 Sr. Michael Talbott, and 6-2 Sr. Jarod Griffin.  Boyle county coach Steve Adams countered with 6-1 Sr. Hagen Tyler, 5-10 Sr. Chapman Bean, 6-5 Jr. Colton Elkins, 6-0 Sr. Keagen Hinkle, and 6-0 Sr. Jeremiah Bell.

Boyle County rallied from a 55-44 deficit with five minutes remaining to earn a 60-59 victory on a Jeremiah Bell layup with four seconds remaining on the clock.  Lexington Catholic missed a chance to win with a missed shot at the buzzer.  Lexington Catholic had a 60-59 lead and the ball with 30 seconds left but turned the ball over giving the Rebels the opportunity to claim the win. Lexington Catholic led by 14 points in the third quarter and actually led for 28:08 minutes of the game.

Boyle County shot 36.4% from the field including four of 21 from the three point line.  The Rebels connected on 16 of 26 free throws, pulled down 29 rebounds, and scored 19 points off 13 Lexington Catholic turnovers.  Lexington Catholic shot 50% from the field including six of 12 from beyond the arc.  The Knights connected on nine of 11 free throws, pulled down 29 rebounds, and scored six points off four Boyle County turnovers.

Jeremiah Bell led Boyle County with 25 points including 12 of 18 free throws and pulled down seven rebounds.  Hagen Tyler added 18 points and six rebounds.  Chapman Bean chipped in with nine points, five rebounds, and two steals.

Tanner Johnson led Lexington Catholic with 21 points including two three point baskets and seven rebounds.  Michael Talbott added 13 points and four assists.  Jarod Griffin recorded eight points including two three point baskets and five rebounds.  Reese Ryan recorded five points, 12 rebounds, and five assists.

 

Boyle County,9,13,16,22,60

Lexington Catholic,16,18,13,12,59

 

Boyle County (60) – Tyler 18, Bean 9, Elkins 0, Hinkle 0, Bell 25, Robbins 4, Leigh 4.

 

Lexington Catholic (59) – Johnson 21, Ryan 5, Boothe 4, Talbott 13, Griffin 8, Morris 5, Ogbogu 3.

 

A special thanks to WL Stats and the KHSAA for providing the comprehensive statistics for tonight’s game.


Posted by REH at 11:03 PM EDT
Updated: Friday, 20 March 2015 11:09 PM EDT
Permalink | Share This Post
Ballard vs. Johnson Central (Boys) 2015 Whitaker Bank/KHSAA Boys' Sweet Sixteen(R) Game 5 March 19, 2015
Topic: Basketball

2015S165

 

 

Ballard (31-2) (Region 7) vs. Johnson Central (23-9) (Region 15)

2015 Whitaker Bank/KHSAA Boys’ Sweet Sixteen®

Rupp Arena

Lexington, KY

March 19, 2015

 

Ballard coach Chris Renner started the following lineup: 6-2 Sr. Anthony Eaves, 6-1 Sr. Jalen Perry, 6-7 Sr. Corey Douglas, 5-7 So. Jamil Wilson, and 5-11 Sr. Paul Schiavone.  Johnson Central coach Tommy McKenzie countered with 6-1 Sr. Patrick Rice, 5-11 Sr. Braxton Blair, 6-6 Sr. Kyle Gullett, 5-6 Sr. Dalton Adkins, and 5-11 So. Mason Blair.

Ballard outscored Johnson Central 27-17 in the final quarter to pull away for an 82-69 victory.  There were 10 ties and five lead changes in this game.  Ballard held a 20-4 advantage in second chance points.  Ballard shot 40.5% from the field including five of 24 from the three point line.  Ballard attempted 19 more shots (74-55) from the field than Johnson Central. The Bruins connected on 17of 33 free throws, pulled down 48 rebounds, and scored 12 points off 16 Johnson Central turnovers.  Johnson Central shot 49.1% from the field including eight of 23 from beyond the arc.  The Golden Eagles connected on seven of 17 free throws, pulled down 30 rebounds, and scored nine points off 10 Ballard turnovers.

Jalen Perry led Ballard with 23 points including two three point baskets and nine rebounds.  Corey Douglas added 14 points, 15 rebounds, and three blocked shots.  Anthony Eaves also scored 14 points.  Jamil Wilson recorded 13 points including two three point baskets and four assists.

Kyle Gullett led Johnson Central with 23 points, seven rebounds, and three assists.  Braxton Blair added 17 points, five rebounds, and seven assists.  Mason Blair recorded 12 points on four three point baskets.

 

Ballard,14,26,15,27,82

Johnson Central,18,16,18,17,69

 

Ballard (82) – Eaves 14, Perry 23, Douglas 14, Wilson 13, Schiavone 7, O. Douglas 2, Tisby 2, Ramsey 5, Wimberly 2.

 

Johnson Central (69) – Rice 6, B. Blair 17, Gullett 23, Adkins 7, M. Blair 12, Grace 1, Hitchcock 3.

 

A special thanks to WL Stats and the KHSAA for providing the comprehensive statistics for today’s game.


Posted by REH at 12:10 AM EDT
Updated: Friday, 20 March 2015 12:15 AM EDT
Permalink | Share This Post

Newer | Latest | Older