Madison Southern vs. Garrard County (Boys)
Garrard County High School
January 19, 2021
Madison Southern coach Austin Newton started the following lineup: 6-3 Sr. Trent DeVries, 6-1 So. Jay Rose, 6-2 Jr. Blake Simpson, 5-8 Jr. Walter Smith, and 5-9 Sr. Jayden Adams. Garrard County coach Brandon Cooper countered with 6-3 So. Ethan Cooper, 6-0 Sr. Ethan Wall, 6-3 Sr. Brandon Brooks, 5-8 Fr. Montavin Quisenberry, and 6-3 Sr. Hudson Cornett.
Madison Southern led 40-36 at halftime but outscored the Golden Lions 25-9 in the third quarter to pull away for an 80-59 victory over Garrard County. The score was tied three times and there were 12 lead changes in the game. Madison Southern shot 42.6% from the field including seven of 29 from the three point line. The Eagles connected on 27 of 31 free throws, pulled down 40 rebounds, and scored 21 turnovers over 17 Garrard County turnovers. Garrard County shot 39.3% from the field including four of 16 from beyond the arc. The Golden Lions connected on 11 of 18 free throws, pulled down 27 rebounds, and scored 16 points on 17 Madison Southern turnovers.
Jay Rose led Madison Southern with 23 points including two three point baskets, nine of nine free throws, eight rebounds, and two assists. 5-8 So. Zach Hudson added 20 points including four three point baskets, four of four free throws, six rebounds, and two assists. Trent DeVries recorded 18 points including seven of eight free throws. 6-4 So. Brent Erslan chipped in with eight points, eight rebounds, and three assists.
Ethan Cooper led Garrard County with 22 points including three three point baskets, 11 rebounds, and two assists. Montavin Quisenberry added 16 points including six of nine free throws, two assists, and two steals. Ethan Wall recorded nine points, four rebounds, three assists, and three steals.
Madison Southern (80) – DeVries 18, Rose 23, Simpson 0, Smith 2, Adams 2, Hudson 20, Bannister 2, Erslan 8, Holbrook 2, Linville 2, Gambrel-Harris 1.
Garrard County (59) – Cooper 22, Wall 9, Brooks 2, Quisenberry 16, Cornett 2, Adams 2, Saylor 2, M. Wall 2, Neeley 2.
A special thanks to the Madison Southern Stats Crew for providing the comprehensive statistics for tonight’s game.