Lafayette vs. Lexington Christian Academy (Boys)
Lake Cumberland Holiday Hoops Classic (Semifinal)
Pulaski County High School
December 29, 2015
Lafayette coach Mike Mendenhall III started the following lineup: 6-1 Sr. William Watkins, 6-0 Sr. Harrison Lane, 6-6 Sr. Ross Jenkins, 5-9 Sr. TJ Downey, and 5-10 Sr. Jaelin Jenkins. Lexington Christian Academy coach Nate Valentine countered with 6-5 Fr. Kyle Rode, 6-3 Jr. Christian McBeath, 6-6 Jr. Tre King, 5-10 Fr. Pearce Dalton, and 6-2 Sr. Trevor Hill.
Lafayette outscored Lexington Christian Academy 21-8 in the third quarter on their way to a 79-65 victory. Lafayette shot 41.9% from the field including 11 of 30 from the three point line. The Generals connected on 16 of 23 free throws, pulled down 40 rebounds, and scored 29 points off 20 LCA turnovers. LCA shot 35.9% from the field including four of 23 from beyond the arc. The Eagles connected on 15 of 18 free throws, pulled down 38 rebounds, and scored seven points off 18 Lafayette turnovers.
Harrison Lane led Lafayette with 26 points including six three point baskets. Ross Jenkins added 18 points, 14 rebounds, and four blocked shots. 5-10 Jr. Jajuante Carpenter recorded 10 points, seven rebounds, and three assists. 6-0 Jr. Cameron Greenup chipped in with 10 points, six rebounds, and three assists.
Tre King led Lexington Christian with 27 points and nine rebounds. Kyle Rode added 16 points, nine rebounds, and five assists. Trevor Hill recorded 11 points, five rebounds, and three assists.
Lafayette (79) – Watkins 0, Lane 26, R. Jenkins 18, Downey 4, J. Jenkins 4, J. Carpenter 10, Greenup 10, Wharton 4, Powell 3.
Lexington Christian (65) – Rode 16, McBeath 3, King 27, Dalton 0, Hill 11, Hunt 6, Scott 2.
A special thanks to WL Stats for providing the comprehensive statistics for tonight’s game.
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